Winnie C. Foster, age 80, of Mt. Gilead and a former Cardington resident died Thursday morning July 2, 2020 in the Mill Creek Nursing Home. She was born Aug. 30, 1939 in Marion to the late Dayton and Catherine (McPeek) Brandum.
Winnie was a 1957 graduate of Cardington-Lincoln High School and had retired from the Morrow County Auditor’s Office in 2003. She was a member of the Mt. Gilead Church of Christ and the Chester Arbor of Gleaner Life Insurance Society.
On Dec. 2, 1960 in Cardington, Winnie married Daniel E. Foster and he preceded her in death on May 18, 2008.
Winnie is survived by her children; Bret Foster of Mt. Gilead and Dawn (Richard “Ric”) Javens of Galion; one granddaughter, Danielle Ratliff of Mansfield; 4 great-grandchildren: Shaylee Dawn, Shiyah Lynn, Shandi Michelle and Dominac Noah; and a brother, Clayton Brandum of Cardington.
In addition to her husband and parents, Winnie was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Landford.
Friends may call on Sunday, July 5, 2020 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM at the Gompf Funeral Home, 440 Center St. in Cardington. Her funeral service will be held on Monday at 11:00 AM at the funeral home and her burial will follow in Glendale Cemetery.
Those wishing to make a memorial contribution are asked to consider the Seniors on Center, 41 West Center Street, Mount Gilead, OH 43338.
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