Emma L. (Crake) Foster
The Daily Tribune, Royal Oak
26 Oct 1975
Mrs. Emma Foster
Mrs. Emma L. Foster, age 84, Winter Garden, Fla., died Sunday in Bi-County Community Hospital, Warren. Formerly of Clawson, she was born Dec. 31, 1890, in Burnside.
Mrs. Foster retired as a clerk with Liggetts Drug Store, Royal Oak. Her husband, Ira Earl Foster, died Nov. 20, 1962.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Arlene Woodward, Berkley; Mrs. Dale (Evelyn) Riker, Flint; a son, Jay D., Royal Oak; a brother, Lloyd Crake, Grand Rapids; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Friday, at the Hoequist Funeral Home, Winter Garden, Fla. Burial will be in Winter Garden. Local arrangements are by the Kinsey-Garrett Funeral Home, 420 South Lafayette, Royal Oak.
Submitted by April N. Riker (May 2006)