Mark H. Fost, 59

JULY 26, 1952-DEC. 28, 2011

December 29, 2011

Mark Herbert "Herb" Fost, 59, of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, at his home.

Born July 26, 1952, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Sara E. "Sally" McKinley Fost of Williamsport, Md., and the late Mark H. Fost.

He was self-employed owner/operator of Fost Construction.

He was of Episcopal faith.

He was a social member of the Webster B. Harrison Post No. 26 Hancock, Md.

Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Donna M. McClintock Fost, whom he married March 8, 2003; two daughters, Skye Gratton and husband, Kristian, of Burmingham, Ala., and Brittany Goosie of Knoxville, Tenn.; two sons, Abraham Fost of Colorado, and Brooks Fost and his wife, Stephanie, of State College, Pa.; one sister, Susie Jeffries of Harrisburg, Pa.; two brothers, Dave Fost of Lusby, Md., and Mike Fost of Currituck, N.C.; and five grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at 3 p.m. at the Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. The Rev. F. Alan Weatherholt will officiate.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday.

The family requests that donations may be made to Boy Scout Troop No. 15, c/o Dave Mitchell, 14106 Heavenly Acres Road, Hancock, MD 21750 or to the charity of your choice.

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