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William "Bill" Foster

1944 - 2011 Obituary Condolences
William "Bill" Foster Obituary
Graveside services for William "Bill" Foster, 67, of Portales will be 10:00 AM, Thursday, July 7, 2011, in the Portales Cemetery with George Brumfield officiating.  All of Bill's friends will be honorary pallbearers.
William Donald Foster was born January 23, 1944, in Portales to the home of Opal and "Chock" Foster and died at his home July 2, 2011.  Bill graduated from Portales High School in 1962, and attended ENMU for 3 years.  From 1973 until 1998 he worked in the Maintenance Department at Eastern.  Bill kept a few head of cattle at the edge of town, and enjoyed working with them.  He also liked country and blue grass music and singing.  Bill was a member of the Third and Kilgore Church of Christ.  He was a tender hearted and generous man who always thought of others.  For many years he attended to the needs of his mother until her death.
He is survived by two sisters and brothers-in-law, Shirley Kay and Allen Perea of Belen, NM, and Nikki and Michael Torrez of Las Vegas, NM; a niece, Julie (Rod) Stone of Portales and a nephew, Larry (Mindy) Banda of Portales; and eight great nieces and nephews, Christian, Jordan, Myleigh, DeLaynee, Graylen, Aiden, Mia, and Maci. 
He was preceded in death by both of his parents.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wheeler Mortuary of Portales, 575-356-4455. 
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