Item 2016-11-17-16 - Foster, Grant death

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Foster, Grant death


  • 1989-07-19 (Creation)

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July 14, 1989

FOSTER, Grant (former roofing contractor), suddenly at his home in Aurora on Friday, July 14, 1989. Grant Foster in his 61st year, beloved husband of Karen Saint, dear father of James, Kevin, Darlene and Guy, dear brother of Carny [sic] of Holland Landing, Margaret McGenerty of Newmarket, Hilda Jennings of Florida and pre-deceased by Raymond, Silvia [sic] Downey, Dorothy Doyle and Walter. Dear grandfather of Shelly, Amy, Jamie and Joshua. Friends called at the Lathangue & Skwarchuk Fueneral Home, 30 Simcoe Street, Bradford. Service was held in the chapel on Monday, July 17, 1989 at 2:00 p.m. Interment Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Donations to the Hospital for Sick Children would be appreciated.

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Bradford Gazette
July 19, 1989
Vol. 2, No. 14
Page 15
Microfilm Reel # 102

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Clarence "Carney" Foster's obituary from 2013

Obituary of Clarence Foster

WWII Veteran Peacefully passed away at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Clarence Foster of Holland Landing in his 94th year. Beloved husband for 64 years of the late Grace (nee Boniface). Loving Dad of Christine (Pat), Jim and Bob. Much loved Grandad of Debbie (Robin), Bill (Cheryl); Sarah, Christopher and his great granddaughter Leah. Survived by sisters Margaret and Hilda (Jennings) and sister-in-law Karen. Carney will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Friends may call at SKWARCHUK FUNERAL HOME, 30 Simcoe Rd., Bradford for visitation on Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, September 6, 2013 at 2 p.m. Interment Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Bradford. In Carney's memory, donations may be made to the OSPCA or to the charity of your choice.

Sister's name may be Sylvia but cannot confirm.

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