Nancy A. Foster

01/18/1943 - 05/16/2022


Obituary For Nancy A. Foster

Nancy A. Foster
Jan. 18, 1943-May 16, 2022

Nancy A. Foster, 79, Altoona, peacefully passed away Monday at her residence after a brief illness.
She was born in Altoona, the daughter of the late Richard V. and Ireneaus (Gibbons) Foster.
Nancy is survived by her sister, M. Kathleen Foster, with whom she resided; her Aunt Patricia Montgomery; many cousins and a very dear friend, Kay Germann.
She was a 1960 graduate of Altoona Catholic High School. Nancy retired from Penelec with 33 years of service as a Secretary. She previously had worked for A&P Grocery.
Nancy was a lifetime member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Altoona.
She enjoyed music, collecting Precious Moments and loved finding and sending the perfect “Hallmark Card” for every occasion.
Friends will be received Thursday, May 19, 2022 from 11:00 am-1:00 pm at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 1405 5th Ave., Altoona, Pa. 16602, where a funeral Mass will be held at 1:00 pm with Fr. Lubomir Strecok celebrant and Fr. David Roesch concelebrant. Committal will be held at Calvary Cemetery.
Arrangements are provided by The Stevens Mortuary, Inc., 1421 8th Ave., Altoona, Pa. 16602.
The family requests in lieu of flowers that donations be made in Nancy’s memory to: Central PA Humane Society, 1837 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, Pa. 16602/online: or Mending Hearts Animal Rescue, P.O. Box 97, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.
Condolences may be made at or Stevens Family Funeral Homes Facebook.

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  • 05/19/2022

    Kathleen, so sorry for your loss. Be at peace knowing that Nancy is at rest with Jesus now. Keeping you in my prayers. Linda (Fox) Tomlinson

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