|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1905|
|Death: ||May 20, 2003|
Princeville - Myra E. Foster, 98, of Princeville, died 8:20 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2003, at her daughter's residence.
Born February 13, 1905, in Good Hope, Illinois, the daughter of Charles O. and Mary Elizabeth Pollock Selfridge, she married Armond T. Foster on August 17, 1928, in Princeton , Illinois. He died January 4, 1988, in Peoria.
Surviving are 1 daughter, Sayra (and Philip) Johnson of Princeville, IL; 6 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. Her parents, 2 sons, Thomas Foster and Dick Foster, two brothers and two sisters preceded her in death.
She graduated from Western Illinois State Teachers College, Macomb, and came to Princeville in 1925 to teach until her marriage. She was a member of WIU Alumni Association, Princeville Women's Club, Princeville Historical Association, and Order of the Eastern Star, Wyoming Chapter #91. She was a 75-year member of the Princeville United Methodist Church, and it's Esther Circle.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 23, 2003, at Princeville United Methodist Church. Rev. Rex Hendrix will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to funeral services at the church. Burial will be in Princeville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church, Methodist Hospice Services or Akron/Princeville Ambulance Service.
Hammitt-Hott Funeral Home, Princeville, is in charge of arrangements.
Armond Thomas Foster (1905 - 1988)*
Thomas Selfridge Foster (1929 - 1996)*
Dick Lowry Foster (1933 - 1961)*
Princeville Township Cemetery
Plot: Div H, Row 3
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Sep 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30182756
Added: Oct. 22, 2011