RINDGE, NH – Nada L. (Donaway) Foster, 96, of 435 Route 119, died peacefully Thursday morning, January 16, 2020 in Genesis Keene Center, Keene, NH, after a period of declining health.
She was born in Winchendon, MA on February 4, 1923, daughter of the late Arthur and Sarah (Allen) Donaway and was a 1941 graduate of Murdock High School. She was a resident of Rindge for 38 years.
Nada worked as a dental assistant for 18 years for the late Dr. Savage. She was an active member of Rindge Congregational Church and was well known for her cooking. Nada had been the caretaker for her late mother for many years and was an animal lover. She touched the lives of many people.
Her husband, Harry W. Foster, died in 1995. She leaves a son, David A. Foster of Rindge and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Nada was preceded in death by five brothers and sisters, Alexander Donaway, Maurice Donaway, Carol Thompson, Evelyn Rice and Lila Hallquist.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 10:30 A.M. in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon. A calling hour from 9:30 to 10:30 AM Saturday will precede the service.
Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Winchendon in the spring.
Memorial donations may be made to Ahimsa Haven Animal Rescue, 381 Baldwinville Road, Templeton, MA 01468.