Allyse “Ally” Renee Foster, 36, of Dowagiac passed away in her sleep on May 1, 2021.

Ally was born Sept. 11, 1984, in Niles, to Bill Foster and Norine Anderson. Ally grew up in Hartford and graduated from there in 2002. She was active in sports and still had many close friends from her time there. Ally’s personality was infectious. She was always quick to laugh and ready for any kind of adventure, whether it be to a country concert, a road trip, a change in hair color or a new tattoo. She embraced life to the fullest. She was silly and fun and brought so much joy and light to those who were blessed to know her.