Theodore O. Foster|
Born: May 17, 1927; in Chicago, IL
Died: Aug. 6, 2014; in Herscher, IL
Theodore O. Foster, age 87, of Diamond, formerly of Manteno and Burbank, passed away Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at his daughter's home in Herscher. He was born on May 17, 1927, in Chicago to Lettie Brockway.
Theodore married Albadine Campbell on October 16, 1948, who preceded him in death on April 11, 2014.
Theodore was a printer. He was also a Boy Scout Leader, and later, a school bus driver. He enjoyed talking to everyone, playing cards and watching sports, especially NASCAR. Theodore was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Surviving are his son, Randall (Jasmin) Wood of Round Lake Beach; one daughter-in-law, Maricella Foster of Elgin; three daughters, Cathy Foster-Dexter of Danforth, Carolyn Royston of Braidwood, and Barbara (Christopher) McCray of Herscher; twenty grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Robert John Foster; and one son-in-law, Rodger Dexter.
Inurnment will be held at 10:30a.m. on Monday, August 11, 2014, at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Illinois.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Kankakee Valley.
Please sign his guestbook at www.clancygernon.com
Published in Morris Herald-News on Aug. 9, 2014