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February 15, 2013

Audrey Jacqueline (Bashford) Foshage, 88


BOXFORD — Mrs. Audrey Jacqueline (Bashford) Foshage, 88, of Boxford, beloved wife of the late William F. Foshage Jr., died Thursday, February 14th, 2013, at Beverly Hospital surrounded by her family.

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Oscar J. and Eva (Harrison) Bashford. She was raised and educated in St. Louis.

Mrs. Foshage was a dedicated wife and mother who devoted her life to raising a caring family. She was very proud of her children and grandchildren’s accomplishments and enjoyed her time most when spent with her family.

Audrey was a longtime dedicated member of the St. Rose of Lima Parish Family. She was a faithful communicant of St. Rose and along with her husband was instrumental in helping form St. Rose into the vibrant parish it is today. She was also a member of the Box-Top Shop and the Lady’s of Merrimack College. She will be deeply missed.

Audrey is survived by her sons, William F. Foshage III of Salem and Gerald K. Foshage of Boxford, her grandchildren, William Foshage IV of Salem, Audra Foshage of Boxford and Allie Foshage of Boxford. She was the mother-in-law of the late Patricia A. Foshage.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral will be held from the Peterson-O’Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St. (Rte 62), Danvers, Monday at 9:15 A.M. followed by her funeral Mass in St Rose of Lima Church, Park St., Topsfield, at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Burial in Village Cemetery, Boxford. Visiting hours Sunday from 3 to 6 P.M. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Audrey’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 311 Arsenal St., Watertown, MA 02472. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.odonnellfuneralservice.com.