Funeral services for Blanche L. Foster, age 41, of Congress
Street, Rensselaer Falls, will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2009 at 11:00
a.m. at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. Aaron Mishoe officiating. Burial will be in Rensselaer Falls Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Monday, November
16, 2009 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Mrs. Foster passed away on Saturday morning,
November 14, 2009 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Foster is survived by her husband, Jeffery; a daughter,
Jessie A. and a son, Justin A., both at home; her father, John White and his
wife, Donna; her mother, Pauline White of Norwood; a brother, John White and his
wife Terry, of Lisbon; a sister, Alyson White, of Norwood; her mother-in-law, Shirley
Foster, of Ogdensburg; one stepbrother, Anthony Friot; a step sister, Wendy
Friot, of DeKalb Junction; and aunts, uncles, several cousins and nieces and
nephews. She was predeceased by her
brother, Robert, in infancy.
Mrs. Foster was born in Potsdam, NY, on November 24, 1967,
the daughter of John and Pauline Jandreau White. She graduated from Norwood-Norfolk High
School in 1986. She served in the US
Army. She married Jeffery Foster at the
First United Methodist Church on February 10, 1990 with Rev. Martin Ayer officiating. She first worked for Compas from 1986 to
1988. She later worked at United Helpers
ICF in Rensselaer Falls as a resident supervisor until her illness.
Mrs. Foster enjoyed fishing, hiking, camping, four wheeling,
softball, volleyball, boating, snowmobiling, writing poetry and drawing.
Donations may be made in her memory to the Hope Lodge in
Burlington, VT, the local SPCA and the Richard E. Winter Cancer Treatment