Beverly Ann Foster, 89, of Wood River, passed away Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, at Rosewood Care Center of Alton.
Born Oct. 26, 1926, in Alton, she was the daughter of John Joseph and Gertrude C. (Steward) Dooling.
A homemaker, she was active in community programs including the Wood River Heritage Council and Wood River Museum and Visitors Center.
She married Thomas J. Foster on Dec. 15, 1945, in Wood River. He died Aug. 20, 1983.
Surviving are two sons, Kevin (LeeAnn) Foster of Chesterton, Ind., and William “Bill” (Jo) Foster of Asheville, N.C.; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a brother, Joseph Dooling of Hartford.
Her parents, husband, and a son, David Foster, preceded her in death.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River. Pastor Kimberly Allen will officiate.
Burial will follow in Woodland Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Wood River Museum and Visitors Center.