Rebecca Ann Foster "Grammie" \nGitzen, 71, of Prospect, Pennsylvania, passed away \non October 24, 2021. \n\nShe was born March 25, 1950, in Bellevue, \nPennsylvania to the late Woodrow Wilson Foster and \nthe late Esther Marcella Hess. \n\nRebecca graduated from Avonworth High School in \n1968. She worked for Cranberry Chiropractic Clinic \nin Cranberry. Rebecca was a member of A.C.T.S. \nChoir, where she loved to sing. She enjoyed taking \ncare of her family and loving on her \ngreat-grandchildren. Rebecca liked reading. She \nattended West Liberty United Methodist Church in \nWest Liberty and Mt. Chestnut Presbyterian Church in \nButler. Rebecca took pleasure in helping with her \nchurch. She enjoyed performing as Mrs. Claus at \nChristmas with her son Glen. \n\nRebecca is survived by her two sons, David James \n(Karla) Gitzen of Connoquenessing, PA, Glen Foster \nGitzen of Prospect, PA; four grandchildren, Dustin \n(Autumn) Gitzen, Hunter Manuel, Marlee (DJ) Osche, \nand Aspen Weitzel; three great-grandchildren, Ariah \nGitzen, Maverick Osche, and Emmett Osche; three \nbrothers, Lenus (Mary Dee) Foster, Stanley (Darlene) \nFoster, Kendall (Aldine) Foster; three nieces, Terri \n(Bruce) Edwards, Tracey (Michael) Mullen, and Becky \nFoster; nephew, Matthew Foster; and other many \nnieces and nephews. \n\nIn addition to her parents, she was preceded in \ndeath by her husband, James Elmer Gitzen, who she \nmarried on July 6, 1973, and who passed away on \nApril 3, 1997; and one brother, David Foster.\n\nFriends will be received Sunday, October 31, 2021, \n1:30 pm - 4:30 pm at Mt. Chestnut Presbyterian \nChurch, 727 West Old Route 422, Butler, PA, with a \nfuneral service immediately following at 4:30 p.m. \nwith Pastor Ron Schermerhorn, officiating.\n\nMemorials are suggested to the Prospect Community \nLibrary, 357 Main St., Prospect, PA 16052 or to \nThompson-Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North \nStreet, 16001 to defray the cost of the funeral.\n\nArrangements were entrusted to Thompson-Miller \nFuneral Home, Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, \nPA 16001.