Sara J. (Martin) Boos, 70, of Huron, died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky, after an 11-month battle with cancer.
Sara was born July 2, 1942, in Clarksburg, W.Va. She graduated from Norwalk High School in 1960, graduated from Bowling Green State University and earned her Master’s degree in Education from Ashland University.
She worked for the Huron Public School System for 22 years, 13 years teaching at McCormick Middle School.
Sara was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Huron; the Women’s Auxiliary of the Huron Eagles; was a member of the Huron Fire Department and Rescue Squad for 22 years; member of the Huron 59er’s Card Club; and Huron Junior Women’s League. She was an accomplished quilter and belonged to the Venice Area Quilters Guild and the Clamshells Quilting Circle in Florida. She also enjoyed making costumes and supporting the Huron Playhouse.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, David; three daughters, Amy (James) Both, of Holland, Ohio, Dana (Jason) Matunas, of Newark, Ohio, and Jennifer (Roger) Hoying, of Minster, Ohio; a son, Timothy (Linda) Boos, of Kenosha, Wis.; eight grandchildren, Katelynn and Alexander Both, Natalie, Ethan, Naomie Hoying, Justin and Jenny Cohen, and David “DJ” Boos; and a sister, Susan Bakaitis, of Findlay, Ohio.
Friends may call 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday Dec. 12, at Foster Funeral Home & Crematory, 410 Main St., Huron. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at Zion Lutheran Church, 930 S. Main St., Huron. The Rev. Mandy Oleson will officiate.
A family committal service will take place at a later date at Scott Cemetery, Huron.
Contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or to Zion Lutheran Church, Huron.
Condolences may be shared at fosterfh.com.