Farming Rural 12

John F. FOST

August 15, 1944 ~ March 25, 2022 (age 77)

Obituary

John F. Fost, 77, of Springfield Twsp., Pa passed away March 25, 2022 in St. Luke’s Upper Bucks Campus. He was the husband of Carol (Deininger) Fost. They were married on July 3, 1965 and they celebrated 56 years of marriage last July. Born in Quakertown he was the son of the late John & Louise (Raith) Fost. He was a truck driver for the former Delbar Industries in Perkasie where he also was the Union Leader of the International Machinist #1092 for 40 years. Prior to that he worked for Perkasie Industries. He was a member of the Paletown Rod & Gun Club, and the NRA. John also enjoyed farming, riding his tractor, animals, especially birds, and his dog Cody. He was a member of Springfield Mennonite Church in Coopersburg, where he formerly did the cemetery and building maintenance. John was a veteran of the Army National Guard serving during the Vietnam War stateside and a member of the Nase-Kraft American Legion Post#255 in Sellersville. In addition to his wife he is survived by a son Michael John Fost, a daughter Michelle Elizabeth Gawronski (John); a sister Emily Schantz. Six precious grandchildren Jason Gawronski (Julie), David Gawronski (Hannah), Madelyn Fost, Michael Fost, Evan Fost, & Jacob Fost; four precious great grandchildren Hailey, Dakota, Owen, & Hudson. He was predeceased by a infant daughter Mary Louise Fost. Services will be held on Friday, April 1, 2022 at 12:00 P.M. in the C. R. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc. (www.crstrunk.com) 821 W. Broad St. Quakertown, PA 18951. Call 11:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Springfield Mennonite Church 1905 Pleasant View Rd. Coopersburg, PA 18036 or to Prostate Cancer Foundation 1250 Fourth St. Santa Monica, CA 90401.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
April 1, 2022

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
C.R. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc.
821 W. Broad St.
Quakertown, PA 18951

Funeral Service
Friday
April 1, 2022

12:00 PM
C.R. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc.
821 W. Broad St.
Quakertown, PA 18951

Donations

Springfield Mennonite Church
1905 Pleasant View Rd., Coopersburg PA 18036

Prostate Cancer Foundation
1250 Fourth St., Santa Monica CA 90401

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