ATTLEBORO - Doris R. Oster, 89, of Benjamin Drive passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late Ernest R. Oster, Sr.
Born June 26, 1926 in Boston, she was a daughter of the late James and Florence (Finley) Reid.
Doris retired from Texas Instruments after over 20 years there. She was an avid reader and had many pen pals around the country. She also loved to write, do crafts and sew.
She is survived by 2 Sons and their spouses: Eric R. Oster and wife Joyce Casey-Ferreira of Indialantic, FL and David R. Oster and wife Janice Casey of Campton, NH; three grandchildren: Heather Oster, Erica Paradis and husband David and Jesse Harrison; 4 step-grandchildren: James, Stephanie, Ashley and Sean; 5 step-great grandchildren James, Sarah, Steven, Austin and Ava and also survived by many nieces and nephews.
She was mother of the late E. Russell Oster Jr.; sister of the late Florence Vassall, Jean Vappi and Carol Stevens and step-great-grandmother of the late Sean Casey.
Visiting hours will be held on Saturday, April 9 from 4-5 p.m. in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro. A service will be held in the funeral home at the end of visitation at 5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers a donation to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.
Doris’ family would like to thank all of her wonderful neighborhood friends who helped and looked after her in her later years.