Jeannie D. Foster
SPRINGFIELD – Jeannie Darlene Foster, 68, of Springfield died at 3:15 p.m. Saturday, June 28, 2008, at St. John’s Hospice.
She was born Dec. 5, 1939, in Minneapolis, the daughter of Elmer and Dorothy Jensen Strom.
She was preceded in death by her father.
She is survived by Richard Wendell of Springfield; a daughter, Dawn (husband, John) Rebhun of Greenville, Mich.; four grandchildren, Thomas, Kaytie, Colin and Kiersten; her mother; a brother, Clarence Jewell of Minneapolis; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
A resident of Springfield for the past 44 years, she retired from AIG Insurance as an insurance underwriter. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church, where she was very active. She enjoyed reading and spending time with her grandchildren and the love of her life, Richard.
Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at St. Joseph’s Church with the Rev. Eugene Prendiville officiating.
The family requests donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.