Person's Name: 
John Joseph Foster
John Joseph Foster

Topsham, VT - John Joseph Foster died January 16th after a short illness.  He was with his family during his illness and at his death.  John was born in Marion IN, February 24, 1933.  He was predeceased by his parents John Morrill Foster and Eleanora Lutz Foster.  He is survived by his wife of fifty-seven years Sue Miller Foster; a brother and sister-in-law Robert Lutz Foster and Faye Gorman Foster, Austin NV and Sea Island GA; four children, John Miller Foster and his wife, Virgina Hansen Foster; Jane Foster, Hopkinton, MA; David Robert Foster, Providence RI, Christopher James Foster, Parsonfield, ME and three grandchildren, David Edward Mahoney and wife Mikaela Bitner Mahoney, Richmond TX; Abigail Marie Foster and Jeffrey Hansen Foster, Hopkinton MA. 

John attended schools in Marion and Wabash College, Crawfordsville IN.  He worked for Foster-Forbes Glass Company at the glass factory in Marion, as Plant Manager of their glass factory in Burlington, WI, and as Regional Sales Manager in their office, Newton Lower Falls MA.  After retiring from the family business, founded in 1846 in Stoddard NH by John's great-great grandfather Joseph Foster, John and Sue moved to East Topsham, where they raised Scotch Highland Cattle for almost twenty years at Twinflower Farm. 

John served in the Army during the Korean conflict and was in the Military Police while stationed on Okinawa. 

Visioning the Future for Pregnancy Care


What - A community discussion, led by Sawtooth Mountain Clinic providers

Who -  anyone interested in brainstorming ideas for enhancing care for pregnant women and their families.


Where – Corcoran Classroom, Lower Level of the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic


When – Sunday, January 24 (yes – tomorrow!) – 2:00-4:00pm


This is a beginning conversation to envision creative ways to better serve all pregnant women in Cook County.

Families in rural areas have unique challenges.

This community has a history of creating unique solutions.


Bring ideas to share!


CONTACT: Jack McDonnell
DATE: 01/24/2015 08:01pm

Weight bench and weights

Having trouble keeping your New Year's resolutions? Let this weight bench help you lose weight, get stronger, build endurance, and sculpt your body in time for summer. Adjustable weight bench and approximately 180 pounds of assorted weights. Will deliver for free between Hovland and Grand Marais. Yours for only $50! Such a deal! 387-1879.

PHONE: 387-1879
DATE: 01/24/2015 05:30pm

Wanted: 2-3 bedroom house, cabin or apartment

Looking for a 2-3 bedrrom rental for young family beginning around May of 2015. Close to GM preferred.

CONTACT: Julie Anderson
PHONE: 218 370-0972
DATE: 01/24/2015 03:30pm

China Hutch for sale

Buffet and hutch in excellent condition. Lighted diplay area.  Meaures 48" wide, 75" high, 19.5" deep. (13.5" depth of upper section). Asking price $600.

CONTACT: Milan Schmidt
PHONE: 387-1806
DATE: 01/24/2015 03:05pm

1997 Astro Van For Sale

1997 Chevy Astro Van For Sale

153,000 Miles -- Mechanically Good -- Needs Brakes & Various Things are Broken



CONTACT: Bearskin Lodge
PHONE: 218-388-2292
DATE: 01/24/2015 02:34pm