Samantha E. Foster

Ms. Foster

Samantha E. Foster, 24, of Tiffin, died Monday, July 30, 2018, doing what she loved, taking a drive through the country.

She was born June 27, 1994 in Norwalk, the daughter of Thomas and Melanie (McCormack) Foster.

Sam worked at Holiday Inn Express, Tiffin. She was a great cook and took great pride in having a home-cooked meal ready for her family at dinnertime. She enjoyed spending time with her family, watching fireworks, attending county fairs, bowling and family events. Sam was feisty, vibrant and full of life.

Surviving are her mother and stepfather, Melanie Foster and Steve Dittman; son, Noah Barnett; five siblings, Corey, Zachery and Taylor Foster and Gage and Hunter Dittman; a stepsister, Stacy Mosley; boyfriend, Randy Ladd and his daughters, Alania and Aleigha Ladd; and her grandparents, Judy Foster and Beth and Jim McCormack.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Visitation will take place 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Lindsey Kocher Funeral Service, 323 Myrtle St., Willard.

Her funeral will begin at noon Wednesday, Aug. 8, at the funeral home. Pastor Tom Kagy will officiate. Additional visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Willard.

Memorial contributions may be made to her family.

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