Dewitt Clinton Foster, Sr

Dewitt Clinton Foster, Sr

Birth
Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
Death 11 Aug 1952 (aged 69)
Elsmere, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Section 20
Memorial ID 72716411 · View Source
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DeWitt Clinton (Charles C.) Foster, Sr., 69, of Salem Church Road, Newark, died yesterday at the Veterans Hospital, Elsmere, where he had been a patient since Last Friday. He had been ill for some time.

Mr. Foster, a native of Camden, J. J., had been a resident of Delaware for 50 years. A veteran of the Spanish-
American War, he was a retired employee of the Wilson Line. He once was a member of the old Fame Hose Volunteer Fire Company and the Wilmington Fire Department.

Surviving are four daughters, Rebecca Hullinger of Bridgeville, Mrs. Isabelle Richardson of Wilmington, Mrs. Margaret McKee and Mrs. Sarah Porter, both of Newark; a son, DeWitt C. Foster, Jr., with whom he lived; 15 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He was the husband of the late Estella Ziegler Foster.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p. m. Thursday at the McCrery Funeral Home, 2700 Washington Street. Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home tomorrow night.

(The Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 12 Aug 1952 (Tuesday), Page 4)

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  • Created by: Penny
  • Added: 4 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 72716411
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dewitt Clinton Foster, Sr (4 Nov 1882–11 Aug 1952), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72716411, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Penny (contributor 47503665) .