FAIRHAVEN — Ann M. (Souza) Fostin passed away peacefully at the Alden Court Nursing and Rehab Center Monday, October 2, 2017. She was the wife of the late John Fostin.

Born in New Bedford, daughter of the late John and Genevra (Reed) Souza, she lived in Fairhaven before moving to the Villages at Lady Lake Florida. Ann returned to Fairhaven in May of 2015 where she spent the rest of her days. She was a graduate of Fairhaven High School and had worked for AT&T, A&P Supermarkets, Mr. A's Dress Shop and Chayce Answering Service.

Ann enjoyed knitting, bowling and socializing with friends at the Villages.

Ann is survived by a daughter, Dale Mello of Ocala, FL; three sons, Frank Fostin of New Bedford, Wayne Fostin of Fairhaven and John Fostin, Jr. of Whitinsville, MA; 9 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; a sister, Elizabeth Sylvia of Fairhaven; and a brother, Robert Souza of Goldsboro, NC.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her graveside service Monday, October 23, 2017 at 11:00am in River-Side Cemetery, Fairhaven. Arrangements are by the Fairhaven Funeral Home, www.hathawayfunerals.com.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452.