Lois E. Kaster Toothman, 97, of Columbus passed away at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 11:45 p.m.

She graduated from Waldron High School in Waldron, IN in May 1936. She worked at TRW Cinch for 30 years and was a member of Geneva United Methodist Church.

She enjoyed playing cards, dominos, and Bingo. She also enjoyed dancing and shopping with friends.

The funeral will be Monday at 12:30 p.m. at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until time of the service. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery in Shelbyville.

Memorial contributions may be donated to Geneva United Methodist Church or Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

Born Aug. 16, 1918 in Shelby County, Lois was the daughter of William and Esta Myers Kaster. She married Charles Kenneth Toothman on Jan. 17, 1937 in Jeffersonville, IN and they were married for 48 years before his death on Nov. 18, 1985. Following her husband's death, Lois lived in Columbus for 30 years.

Survivors include son, Gary (Joyce) Toothman of Burlingame, CA; daughter, Sandra (Jack) Nolting of Columbus, IN; grandchildren, Cynthia Hutchinson and Kenneth (Kim) Nolting of Stillwater, OK, Terry (Eddie) Loweth of Columbus, Kimberly (Chris) Toothman of New York City, Kathy (Clark) Nichols of Coronado, CA, and Daniel Toothman of San Francisco, CA; 12 great grandchildren; and 8 great great grandchildren.

Lois is preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother, John Kaster, and sister-in-law, Ella Mae Kaster.