Irene (Lindsley) Foster

November 29, 1928 ~ June 14, 2020 (age 91)


Louise “Irene” Foster




Moscow-Irene Foster age 91, died peacefully at Woodlawn nursing 
facility in Skowhegan on June 14, 2020. 

Irene was born November 29, 1928 in Providence, Rhode Island, a 
daughter of Edgar and Vera 
(Collins) Lindsley. She 
graduated from Bingham High 
School , class of 1946 and later graduated from CMG as a 
registered nurse. She married 
Edwin H. Foster on 
February 7, 1951 in Bingham. 

She was employed at Redington 
and Redington Fairview hospital 
for several years before working at the Bingham nursing home, 
where she retired from.

 Irene was very passionate about genealogy  ! She spent many hours researching family history for many friends and relatives. She helped write the booklet for 
the 150th anniversary of the 
town of Moscow in 1966. She was an active member on the town 
planning board, school board and the PTA.

She was predeceased by both of 
her parents, a brother Thomas 
Lindsley and her husband 
Edwin H. Foster.
Irene is survived by her sister, Ethel Skidmore of Florida, her 
sons Richard Foster and his 
partner Madeline of Unity, Michael Foster and his wife Sally of 
Solon, Scott Foster of Vassalboro, 
Lee (George) Foster and his wife 
Paula of Moscow. Her daughters, 
Wanda Foster of Pennsylvania and 
Pamela Locke and her fianc'e 
Randal Holt of Skowhegan. She had 
14 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. 

Irene's family would like to thank the nurses at Woodlawn and the 
staff of Maine General Hospice for their care and attention. 

Services will be held at a later 
date, due to Covid -19  


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