Doris Kost

Doris KostDoris J. Kost, 86, of Vermont died at 5:46 a.m. Jan. 2, 2015, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.

She was born Jan. 20, 1928, a daughter of Leonard and Ailene Aten Brockley. She married Carroll Lee Kost on June 16, 1946, in Vermont. He preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 2012.

Surviving are one son, John (and Cecilia) Kost of Vermont; one daughter, Dianne Crile of Daytona Beach, Fla.; two sisters, Donna Farr of Table Grove and Virginia McCormick of Astoria; one brother, David (and Norma) Brockley of Vermont; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of PEO Sisterhood, Chapter C of Vermont; and Vermont Christian Church, where she served as Deaconess and was a past-church board member.

Services were held Monday at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria with Pastor Dave Vandeman officiating. Burial was in Vermont Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Vermont Christian Church or PEO Foundation, Chapter C, Illinois Fund.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 1/7/2015

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