Foster R. Need

Monday, December 8, 2003

WORTHINGTON ---- Foster R. Need, 105, of Worthington, passed away Friday morning Dec. 5, 2003, in Glenburn Home in Linton.

Born Nov. 19, 1898, in Bicknell, he was the son of James and Electa (Hancock) Need.

He retired in 1964 from General Motors in Detroit, Mich., after 25 years of service. He was a member of Folsom Memorial United Methodist Church in Worthington.

Survivors include seven nieces and nephews: Shirley Wright of Ottumwa, Iowa; Duane Need of Warren, Mich.; Nila Gayle Talbot of Leesburg, Fla.; Janet Parrone of Ventura, Calif.; Martha Wells of Worthington; Leahbelle Furst of Murray, Ky. and Russell Hamlin of Odon; several great-nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Mina C. (Hamlin) Need on Jan. 25, 1994; one son, Myron Need; and one brother and one sister.

Services will be 1 p.m. on Wednesday at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington with the Rev. Mel Camp officiating. Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. on Wednesday until the time of service.

Memorials may be given to the YBIC Van Fund.