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Bessie Joanne Foster


Bessie Joanne Foster

Bessie (Betty) Foster, resident of Bocabec, New Brunswick passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on April 4th, 2018 at Charlotte County Hospital due to complications from Alzheimer's.

Born on September 2nd, 1933 in Nerepis NB, Betty is pre-deceased by her parents James and Nellie (Oak) Cochrane, three brothers Doug, Russell, and Jimmy, and four sisters, Kathleen, Dorothy, Marion, and Edna.

Betty is survived and will be dearly missed by her husband of 64 years, Merlin Foster, their three children Dennis Foster (Sandra) of Bocabec NB, David Foster (Margaret) of Waweig NB, and Barbara Harvey (Roy) of Calgary AB, two brothers Robert Greer (Donna) of Saint John NB and Wayne Greer (Sheila) of Westfield, NB, five grandchildren Cindy Kohler (Adam), Matthew Foster (Jennifer), Michael Harvey (Janelle), Joy Reynolds (Eric), and Paul Harvey (Kara) as well as three great grandchildren, Lukas Kohler, Dylan Foster, and Adalee Harvey, many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at the Bocabec Cemetery, Bocabec, NB. on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 2 PM.

For those who wish, donations in Betty's memory can be made to the Alzheimer's Society or a charity of the donor's choice.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at