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Wilma Jo Fosgate

August 8, 1932 - March 5, 2018

Wilma Jo (Walker) Fosgate, 85, passed away on March 5, 2018 in Zionsville, Indiana.  She was born on August 8, 1932 in Osceola, Missouri to Grace Alice (Jarrell) Walker and William Lafayette Walker.

Wilma is survived by her husband of forty years Lawton H. ‘Chips’ Fosgate of Zionsville, Indiana, her sister Billye Cutchen of Pensacola, Florida; daughter Mona Eldib of Los Angeles, California; son Ramsey Eldib of Granada Hills, California (Susanna); son Ken Eldib of Brownsburg, Indiana (Robin), and grandchildren; Tyler, Kayla, Thomas and Lauren.

Wilma attended Oklahoma University and after marrying her first husband, I. Andrew Eldib, they moved to New Jersey. There she raised her children, worked as the office manager for Eldib Engineering & Research, and later worked for Overlook Hospital and AT & T.

After Wilma and Chips married, they lived in; Tahlequah, Oklahoma and Grove Oklahoma, before moving to Pensacola, Florida and eventually to Gulf Breeze, Florida where they resided for many years. Three years ago Wilma and Chips moved to Zionsville, Indiana.

Wilma was a loving wife, devoted mother and grandmother, animal lover and had a life-long interest in genealogy. The family will have a private gathering to honor the memory of our beloved Wilma with a celebration of her life in Zionsville, Indiana.

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