Marilyn Jane (Quackenbush) Foss, 88, of Johnstown, N.Y., died peacefully, on Nov. 20, 2013, at her home. She was born Sept. 5, 1925, in Amsterdam, N.Y., the daughter of Allo and Hildred Montayne Quackenbush. On May 11, 1946, she was united in marriage to her loving husband, John R. Foss. They first lived in Canajoharie, then Schenectady and finally settled in Johnstown in 1963 where she resided for the rest of her life. Mrs. Foss was blessed with wonderful friends with whom she shared her passions of skiing, golfing, traveling and playing bridge. Mrs. Foss was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Johnstown, the Burroughs Nature Study Club and the Aldines Society.