Betty L. Foust, 84, of Galion, died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 at Signature Healthcare, Galion, after an extended illness.

Betty was born in Fredericktown on July 12, 1932 to the late Wilson and Margaret (Bostwick) Sorrick. She married John F. Foust on Feb. 12, 1949 and he preceded her in death on Oct. 22, 1970. 

Betty worked at Taylor’s as a prep cook and she had also worked at Neff Brother’s in the bakery. She enjoyed reading, crafts, attending yard sales, and working in her flower garden. Her passion was baking and decorating wedding and birthday cakes.

Betty is survived by her children; Robert Foust, of Midland, North Carolina, Diane Hall and Rebecca Teynor, of Galion; her seven grandchildren; Bobby Foust, of North Carolina, Kristi (Hall) and Jac Sirlouis, Aaron Hall, of Akron, R.C. Teynor and Shari Wilcox, Summer (Teynor) and C.J. Miniard, of Galion, Mandy (Foust) Smith, John Foust, of North Carolina, her 11 great-grandchildren; Ethan Sirlouis, Paige Sirlouis, Akron, Carson Teynor, Addison Teynor, Lexi Teynor, Gage Lackey, Hunter Miniard, Jayda Miniard, Galion, Kierstin Foust, Wyatt Smith, Elaina Smith, of North Carolina.

She was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Lester Cleo Hall, her daughter-in-law, Diane Foust and her sister, Mary Frisbee.

Friends may call Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way North, Galion. A private burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Galion.

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Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in care of the funeral home.

The Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Betty Foust.

Online condolences may be made to the family at masfh.com.