Leona S. Foskett, 76, formerly of Grafton


Worcester/Grafton – Mrs. Leona S. Foskett, age 76, of Worcester, Mass, formerly a longtime resident of Grafton, Mass, passed away at the UMASS Medical Center’s Memorial Campus on Saturday, May 7, 2022, after a period of declining health.

She is survived by her daughter Andrea M. Foskett with whom she lived and her grandson Michael. Leona also leaves a brother, Larry Staples and his wife Susan of Brooklyn, Maine.

Leona was born in Machias, Maine, the daughter to the late Arnold L. and Francis M. (Cox) Staples. Leona spent her younger years in Brooklyn, Maine and was a graduate of Brooklyn H.S.

For numerous years she worked as a home health aide. Leona enjoyed knitting, listening to country music and in her younger years found pleasure in dancing.

There are no public services planned at this time. Please consider making a memorial donation to the charity of your choice.

Arrangements have been under the care of Hays Funeral Home, 56 Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532.

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