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Brenda Marie (Ramsey) Foust

March 14, 1950 ~ April 24, 2021 (age 71)


Brenda Marie Foust, 71, of Strausstown, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 7:45 am in Reading Hospital with her loving family by her side.  Born in Gideon, Missouri, Ms. Foust was the daughter of the late Cecil Jerome Ramsey and Lily Pauline (Page) Ramsey. She was employed by Penske Truck Leasing for 27 years retiring in 2018.  Ms. Foust loved traveling, boating, camping and going to the beach.  Brenda always had a fiesty spirit that she continued to show everyone even during her difficult battle with cancer.  She is survived by her daughter Meggan M. Swisher, wife of Tim Swisher of Enola, PA; her son Jason Foust of Exton, PA and her grandson Jake Foust.  Also surviving is her brother Carl Ramsey of Arkansas; her sister Connie Brazier, wife of Tom Brazier of Michigan and her companion and best friend Franklin Cassel with whom she last resided.  Ms. Foust was preceded in death by her brother Rob Ramsey.

A Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later date. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society 3893 Adler Place Suite 170, Bethlehem, PA 18017 in memory of Ms. Brenda Marie Foust.  Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home, 444 North 9th Street, Reading is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at

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