Hudson Robert Foschi, 4, delighted others with his brilliant intellect and comedic wit

Hudson Robert Foschi
Hudson Robert Foschi

Hudson Robert Foschi was not for keeping. Rather a gift, lent to us by a gracious God. And at the tender age of 4-years-old, Hudson was summoned back to his heavenly home Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, to live perfectly in eternal bliss. An untamed spirit, wild with curiosity and steeped in wisdom that reached far beyond his years. A cherished soul much too colossal for the austerity of this, our earthly realm.

Hudson was born at home, swiftly and gently Feb. 27, 2014. Almost instantaneously, family and friends recognized a keen and deeply vivid sentience about him. With boundless energy, coupled with a tremendously inquisitive nature, Hudson thrived on big plans and every single day he awoke with a big purpose. Hudson always had an agenda. No matter what it may be, he wanted to experience every ounce of it — fully, deeply and completely. He wanted to touch everything, go everywhere, explore anything and do it with anyone and everyone he could recruit along the way.

Hudson delighted countless individuals with his brilliant intellect and perpetually entertained others with his comedic wit. He humbled his world with unabashed honesty and astonished us with his empathy for others. He touched the hearts of everyone who knew him with profound and contemplative observations. A busy bee and a worker man. An entertainer, always certain to steal the show. A charmer with a heart of gold. A teacher and a student. Hudson was everything God wanted him to be during his short time here on earth.

Our time with him was short, our loss is monumental and our suffering is immense. Our gift of a child had a divine calling here in our physical world, and he filled our spirits with a love that will surpass this lifetime and beyond.

We will be forever adored by his parents, Christian and Jacqueline; sister, Jade; grandparents, James, Wendy, Robert and Margaret; many aunts, uncles and cousins; and countless, loving and cherished family friends. Hudson impacted so many people’s lives, as he was a bright shining star to us all.

Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 12, at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, 3445 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 13, at Charity United Methodist Church, 4080 Charity Neck Road, Virginia Beach, with burial to follow.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests monetary donations be mailed to Charity United Methodist Church, 4080 Charity Neck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23457. Checks may be made out to the Foschi family.

“Think of your child not as a flower that has withered, but as one that is transplanted, and touched by a Divine hand, blooming in richer colors and sweeter shades than those of earth.”
– Richard Hooker

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