CHAFFEE -- Mildred Winifred Foeste, 83, died March 30, 2005, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born April 23, 1921, in Granite Falls, Wash., daughter of the late Arthur W. and Fida Marie Wood Howarth, she had lived in Chaffee since 1965 after moving from Cape Girardeau. A member of the First Baptist Church of Chaffee, she was also a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3127 and American Legion Ladies Auxiliaries.
On Nov. 29, 1947, she married James A. "Buck" Foeste who preceded her in death on Jan. 10, 1992.
One brother also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: two sons, Steven Foeste of Cape Girardeau and James "Kimo" Foeste of Chaffee; and one daughter, Pamela Foeste of Chaffee; and three grandchildren.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee where services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday. The Rev. Cliff Day will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Union Park Cemetery at Chaffee.