05 July 2012

Obituary Sarah Foust (1888)

  FOUST - On the 4th Inst., at the residence of her son in law, Mr. N. Kershner, at Dayton, O., after a brief illness, Mrs. Sarah Foust, aged 68 years, 4 months and 14 days.  Funeral Tuesday the 7th inst. conducted by Rev. W.A. Bowman.    Services and interment at Ellerton, assisted by Rev. Poorman of Farmersville.    Deceased was confirmed a member of Zions Lutheran Church by Rev. H. Heincke and was faithful to her vows till death.   Mrs. Foust, nee Apple, was twice married.  Her first husband was Mr. Geo Kreitzer, to them were born eight children, the father and two children preceeded the mother to eternity.  Her second marriage was with Mr. Joseph Foust, to whom were born three children; the father and one son some years ago departed this life.   The deceased was highly respected by all who knew her.  She leaves 6 sons,  2 daughters, 35 grand and 3 great grand children and other relatives and friends to mourn her loss. **Miamisburg News, (Miamisburg, Ohio), Friday, 10 FEB 1888, Pg. 3, Col. 2 Sarah Apple marr first to George Kreitzer, 01 MAR 1838, Montgomery County, Ohio. George Kreitzer died 1855. Sarah married second 19 JUL 1857 to Joseph Foust. Joseph Foust died ca1865. Sarah Apple Kreitzer Foust was my GGG grandmother.

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