Memorial Donations To:
Kaplan House : 78 Liberty St., Danvers MA 01923
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CHARLES L. FOSS, JR. (aka. Charlie, Papa, Grampy), born June 28, 1936, passed away peacefully on August 3, 2018.
Charlie graduated from Marblehead High School and attended Wentworth Institute of Technology. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a true lobsterman, fisherman, and sailor in his younger years. Charlie retired as a Marketing Product Manager from ITW Devcon after 40 years of service. In his retirement he also enjoyed working with horses at Runchkin Hill Farm with his close friend, Robin Desmond. He loved to ski, sail and spend time with his family.
Charlie is preceded in death by his parents, Charles Lamson Foss, Sr and Evelyn Elizabeth Foss, his sister, Martha Foss Bartlett and his brother, Donald M. Foss and his nephew Peter Bartlett. He is survived by his wife, Deryl Collins Foss and his children: Tina Foss Carrieri & husband Lino, Gretchen Foss Easdon and Mark Lamson Foss & wife Tracy. He is also survived by his beloved grandchildren: Evelyn Foss Easdon; Murphy Joseph Foss, Madeline Rose Foss, and Duncan Charles Foss.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute or The Kaplan House, Danvers MA.