Jean E. Foster
October 8, 2012
Jean E. Foster, 90, formerly of Orbisonia, PA, died at 12:35 AM, Monday, October 8, 2012 at The Village at Laurel Run, Fayetteville, PA.
Born July 12, 1922 at Rockhill Furnace, PA, she was a daughter of the late Robert B. & Alice E. (Chilcoat) Potts. She was married to Rev. Kennard E. Foster who preceded in death May 4, 1980.
Surviving are three sons, David E. Foster & wife Lorraine of Glen Burnie, MD, Duane F. Foster & wife Sharon of Chambersburg, PA and Daniel L. Foster & wife Wanda of Burnt Cabins, PA. Five grandchildren also survive; Penny D. Rotz, David J. Foster & wife Marion, Kate E. Rosenfeld & husband Stephen, Ryan D. Foster and Brett K. Foster. One great granddaughter, two brothers and two sisters preceded in death.
In her earlier years Mrs. Foster had attended the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, RD, Shade Gap, PA where she served as a Sunday School teacher. Later she had attended the Orbisonia United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir.
She had been employed at Rockhill Sportswear, Inc., Owens-Corning Fiberglass, Huntingdon, PA, Sagner, Inc., McConnellsburg, PA and at Greif Bros. Manufacturing, Inc., Mt. Union, PA.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, October 12, 2012 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley St., Orbisonia, PA (map/directions). Interment will be made at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, RD, Shade Gap, PA. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Friday.
Calling Hours - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia - 1:00 p.m.
Funeral Service - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home - 2:00 p.m.
Interment - Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Shade Gap
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