Cathleen J. Foster-Smith, 54

January 11, 2011
  • Cathleen J. Foster-Smith
Cathleen J. Foster-Smith

OCT. 21, 1956-JAN. 10, 2011

ROHRERSVILLE — Cathleen J. Foster-Smith, 54, of Rohrersville, Md., died on Monday, Jan. 10, 2011, at the Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown, Md.

Born on Oct. 21, 1956 in Boston, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Thomas A. and Mary Claire (Collins) Ball.

Cathleen worked in management for Superfresh for 10 years. She was last employed at the Yuma Street store in Washington, D.C., and she was an avid lover of the Renaissance Festival.

She is survived by her husband, Walter M. Smith; her two daughters, Cadi S. Foster and her significant other, Tyler, of Burtonsville, Md, Lauren A. and her husband, Daniel Lerian, of Easton, Md.; her son, Jared A. Foster of Rohrersville; her two sisters, Susan and her husband, Paul Concannon, of England, and Rosemary Ball of Massachusetts; and her brother, Thomas Ball, of Westwood, Mass.

A funeral ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at the Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, Md. The Rev. Stephen E. Hook will officiate. Burial will follow at the Boonsboro Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, at the funeral home, as well as one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

Memorial donations may be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Attn: Donor Services, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas TX 75265-0309.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at

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