Marcella Fost, age 79, of Pickerington, Ohio passed away Monday, January 4, 2021 from natural causes. Due to Covid-19, a Celebration of Life will be held later in the year, when it is safer to congregate with family and friends.
Marcella was born on May 17, 1941 in Chillicothe, Ohio to George and Edith Lynch. She was married to Willie James Fost in Columbus, Ohio on July 26, 1969. Together they shared 51 years of marriage.
Marcella was an employee of R.G. Barry Corporation for 35 years. She was a member of various organizations over the years…Club Ti Amo, which hosted the Miss Black Teenage Pageant and a political group, Citizens in Motion.
Marcella is survived by her husband, Willie Fost; daughters, Michele Fletcher and Willmetta Marie Fost; granddaughters, Erin Alexandria (Fletcher) (and Najib) Dodds, Jordan Alexandria Hummons & Sydney Taylor Trim; grandson, Robert Trim II; two great-grandchildren, Amina and Ahmad; sister, Mary Ellen Wright of Chillicothe, Ohio and brother, Donald Lynch of Dayton, Ohio.
Marcella is preceded in death by her parents; twelve brothers and sisters; and her son, Michael Fletcher.
Correspondences can be sent to 9722 Woodsfield Circle South, Pickerington, Ohio 43147. Please visit www.OhioCremation.org to leave an online condolence.