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Foster Lee Sturgeon May 13, 1938 ~ January 11, 2013

Foster Lee Sturgeon, 74 of Fayetteville died, Friday, January 11, 2013 at Washington Regional Medical Center. He was born May 13, 1938 in Bloomington, Indiana to Clarence and Ida Sturgeon. He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Pamela Holycross and two sisters, Mable and Margaret. Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Karen Sturgeon of the home; three sons, Michael Sturgeon and wife Connie of Monticello, Indiana, Derek Johnson and wife Lynn of Fayetteville and Troy Johnson and Judy Jim of Prairie Grove; two daughters, Margie Stetler and husband Larry of Lafayette, Indiana and Darla Day and husband Will of Fayetteville; brother, Ed Sturgeon of Indianapolis, Indiana; twelve grandchildren; five great grandchildren and several other family members and friends. The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 16, 2012 at Beard’s Funeral Chapel from 5 to 7 PM. A memorial service will be held 10 AM Thursday at Crystal Hills Family Fellowship with Rev. Jasper Hankins officiating. Burial will follow at Brannon Mountain Cemetery. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Beard’s Funeral Chapel of Fayetteville. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.

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    Name » 15. Jan, 2013

    Deepest Sympathy to the Sturgeon family in the loss of your loved one. I met Foster a couple of times when he was visting with “Moose” in Monticello and he seemed like a pretty nice guy. I am sure he will be missed by many.

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    Galen Logan » 15. Jan, 2013

    My deepest sympathy to the Sturgeon family in the loss of Foster. I met Foster a couple times when he was visiting “Moose” in Monticello. He seemed like a very nice person and I am sure he will be missed by many.

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    Williams Tractor ATV Shop » 16. Jan, 2013

    Foster will be sincerely missed by all of us in the ATV shop here at Williams Tractor. He has been a customer and a friend for many years to everyone here. Anytime Foster came in he would come back to the shop and say “Hi” and give us a hard time, which we took gladly and gave back every chance we had. He did manage to squeeze in a question or two about his lawnmower or atv to remind us we were here to work. He may have only come in once a month, but any visit from Foster was a good one.

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    Doreen Keim- Williams Tractor » 16. Jan, 2013

    My deepest sympathy to Foster’s family. I will miss our monthly conversations, I am thankful for the memories.

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    Name » 21. Jan, 2013

    The church family of Foster will miss him greatly. He was a faithful member who loved the Lord!