Gilliland Howe Funeral Home

110 East North Street, Greensburg, IN


Sara Jean Foster

July 1, 1924November 24, 2019

Sara Jean Foster, 95, of Greensburg passed away on November 24, 2019. She was born on July 1, 1924 in Greensburg, the daughter of Floyd and Lola Biddinger Fey. Sara was a 1942 graduate of Greensburg High School. On November 14, 1970, she married Robert “Bob” Foster and he survives. Sara was the owner and baker of Christman’s Cafeteria, she worked for the Public Telephone Company and at Sibbitt’s. She was a member of the Sandusky United Methodist Church and was a Lifetime 50+ member of Tri Kappa. Survivors include: Husband, Bob Foster; Step-daughter, Linda Osting; Step-son in Law, Stanley Nichols; Grandchildren, Nathan (Jennifer) Osting, Brett (Kristy) Osting, Amy (Jason) Murray, Krista (Michael) Zanis, Julie (Ben) Sharp, and Russell (Courtney) Nichols; and Great Grandchildren, Addy Osting, Balee Osting, Caitlynn Osting, Gracie Osting, Luke Osting, Devon Murray, Brayden Murray, Ashton Murray, River Zanis, Willow Zanis, Teagan Sharp, Blake Nichols, and Tyler Nichols; Sister, Martha McCammon; Sister in Law Marie Fey; Niece, Susan (Jeff Krueger) McCammon; and Nephew, Mark (Brenda) McCammon. She was preceded in death by her Parents; Step-daughter, Karen Nichols; Step-son in Law, David Osting; Brother, John Fey; Brother in Law, Leon McCammon. A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am until the time of the Funeral at 11:00 am on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. Burial will follow at South Park Cemetery. Rev. Margaret Lowe and Rev. Richard Waddle will be officiating. Memorial contributions can be made to the Sandusky United Methodist Church or to Our Hospice of Decatur County. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com


  • Floyd Fey, Father (deceased)
  • Lola (Biddinger) Fey, Mother (deceased)
  • Robert "Bob" Foster, Husband
  • Linda Osting, Step-Daughter
  • Karen Nichols, Step-Daughter (deceased)
  • Stanley Nichols, Step Son-In-Law
  • David Osting, Step Son-In-Law (deceased)
  • Nathan (Jennifer) Osting, Grandchild
  • Brett (Kristy) Osting, Grandchild
  • Amy (Jason) Murray, Grandchild
  • Krista (Michael) Zanis, Grandchild
  • Julie (Ben) Sharp, Grandchild
  • Russell (Courtney) Nichols, Grandchild
  • Addy Osting, Great Grandchild
  • Balee Osting, Great Grandchild
  • Caitlynn Osting, Great Grandchild
  • Gracie Osting, Great Grandchild
  • Luke Osting, Great Grandchild
  • Devon Murray, Great Grandchild
  • Brayden Murray, Great Grandchild
  • Ashton Murray, Great Grandchild
  • River Zanis, Great Grandchild
  • Willow Zanis, Great Grandchild
  • Teagan Sharp, Great Grandchild
  • Blake Nichols, Great Grandchild
  • Tyler Nichols, Great Grandchild
  • Martha McCammon, Sister
  • John Fey, Brother (deceased)
  • Marie Fey, Sister-in-law
  • Leon McCammon, Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Susan (Jeff Krueger) McCammon, Niece
  • Mark (Brenda) McCammon, Nephew

  • Nathan Osting
  • Brett Osting
  • Devon Murray
  • Russell Nichols
  • Jason Murray
  • Ronnie Bruner
  • Stan Schoettmer

  • Sandusky United Methodist Church
  • Our Hospice of Decatur County


  • Visitation Wednesday, November 27, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, November 27, 2019


Sara Jean Foster

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Paul & Susie Cuskaden

November 26, 2019

Bob & family, sorry for your loss, Mrs. Foster was so nice to us when we were making our trips to Drs. in Greenwood.

Jamie Newell

November 25, 2019

So sorry to hear. Sara was a wonderful person. Lots of great memories of Bob and Sara.

Susan McCammon

November 24, 2019

Sara was a great aunt, wonderful cook, and fun to be around!