Raymond John Fosnight
Raymond John Fosnight
  • December 16, 1937 - December 26, 2017
  • Ossian, Indiana

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Raymond "John" Fosnight, 80, of Ossian, passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at his home. He was born December 16, 1937 in Fort Wayne to the late Lloyd E. and Marie (Mahnensmith) Fosnight. He retired from General Electric in 1997. He was a Marine Veteran, a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus. Surviving are his children, Raymond J. (Mirella) Fosnight of Fort Wayne, Becky Bogner and Tena Wilkinson, both of Ossian; eight grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; sister, Bivian Oldsen of Fort Wayne; and brother, Gene Allen Fosnight of San Diego, CA. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joan S. (Julio) Fosnight; sister, Anita Hower; and brother, Joseph R. Fosnight. Visitation will be on Saturday, December 30, 2017 from 3 to 7 pm at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill Street, Ossian, IN 46777 with a rosary service lead by the Knights of Columbus at 7 PM. Burial will be at Oak Lawn Cemetery. Preferred memorials may be made to St. Aloysius Catholic Church.