Adam Foster, 31, a lifelong Wickliffe resident, died Monday April 29, 2013.
He was born Dec. 26, 1981 in Euclid.
Adam worked as a machinist at Phoenix Tool and Manufacturing in Willoughby. He was a graduate of Wickliffe High School, Class of 2000. He enjoyed music and reading, loved nature and all manner of flora and fauna, especially fishing. He had a vast knowledge of botanicals and was an avid coin collector. He also had a great love of animals.
Adam was loved greatly by his family and friends. His parents ask that you hug your children a little longer and tighter today!
Survivors include Adam's mother, Sheri (Robert) Foster Gittinger of Wickliffe; father, Brian (Susan) Foster of Painesville Twp.; sisters, Katie Foster of Ashland and Chelsea Foster of San Diego, Ca.; brother, Ian Foster of Painesville Twp.; step-sister, Anna (Ryan) Kasinec of Elyria; grandfather, Francis "Frenchie" Bousquet of Mentor-on-the-Lake; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Preceding Adam in death is his grandmother, Sally Bousquet; grandparents, Rem and Frances Bearer; and grandparents, Joseph and Helen "Penny" Gittinger.
A celebration of Adam's Life will be 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor. Online obituary www.brunners.com