SUMMERFIELD, Fla. - Patricia Ann Brown Oster, 79, died Wednesday, October 3, 2007. Mrs. Oster was born in Spartanburg, S.C., and moved to Summerfield from Mandeville, La., in 1995. She was a homemaker and member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Summerfield. Survivors include her husband, Dr. Richard C.; daughter, Susan Horsewood, Hendersonville, N.C.; son, Michael Brown, Augusta, Ga.; stepdaughters, Jean Kretzmann, Arcadia, Mich., Barbara Oster, Travis City, Mich.; and four grandchildren. A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at Trinity Lutheran Church. Memorial donations may be made to The American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, Hospice of Marion County, P.O. Box 4860, Ocala, FL 34478 or Trinity Lutheran Church, 17330 S. Highway 441, Summerfield, FL 34491.
The Augusta Chronicle-October 14, 2007