Lawrence F. Oster, Sr., “Okie” age 95, of Delaware County, PA and Avalon, NJ, died Friday, May 24, 2019 at Granite Farms Estates of Media, PA. Larry was a graduate of Upper Darby High School. He was Co-Owner of Barger Construction, retiring in 2003. He was a US Army Veteran, serving during WWII, receiving the Purple Heart in the Battle of the Bulge. Larry was a member of the American Legion #331, Stone Harbor, NJ, the Avalon Lions Club and the Avalon Yacht Club. Mr. Oster enjoyed volunteering for many Avalon benefits. He was a devoted father and grandfather and most of all cherished spending time with his family.
Son of the late Simon A. and Olive (Martel) Oster; husband of the late Eleanor M. Oster; father of the late Lawrence F. Oster, Jr., grandfather of the late Joseph Williams; brother of the late Mary Jane Saling.
Son: Joseph (Amy) Oster
Daughters: Susan (Chris) Oster and Eleanor Dale
Grandchildren: Stephanie, Jennifer, Madison, Amanda and Joey
Brother: Roy (Gerry) Oster
Also survived by nieces and nephews
Visitation: Wednesday, May 29th after 10:00AM at Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd., Middletown (Rte. #352) & Knowlton Rds., Middletown Twp., Media, PA 19063.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, May 29th at 11:30AM at the funeral home.
Interment: SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517 https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org/ or to a Charity of your choice.