Dick Harold Foster

Class of 1933

Dick Harold Foster

March 22, 1915 – June 7, 1988

Dick Foster, 73, 635 Jackson street, died at approximately 4 a.m. Tuesday, June 7, 1988 at Presbyterian hospital following a lengthy illness.

Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian church. Officiating will be Rev. Don Harnden, former pastor of the Presbyterian church here. Burial will be at Grace Hill cemetery under direction of Brown Funeral home.

Foster was born in Perry March 22, 1915. His parents were Joseph Henry and Effie Cora Foster. Foster grew up in Perry and was retired from employment with the city of Perry. He formerly worked in the city power plant when Perry produced its own electricity. He was a member of the First Presbyterian church.

Survivors include his wife, Lucille, of the home; one daughter, Mrs. Luis (Penny) Clay, Charleston, Ill.; one brother, Ned Foster, Enid; and one sister, Mrs. One (Eva) Nida, Perry.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and two brothers.