Theodore D. Foster Sr., 87, of Treichlers, died Wednesday, April 2, in the Lehigh Valley Hospice-Inpatient Unit, Allentown. He was the husband of Lucille E. (Fehnel) Foster for the past 64 years.
He was employed by the LaFarge Cement Company as a cement packer for 42 years before retiring in 1987.
Born in Cementon, he was a son of the late Augustus Foster and Lillian (Andrews) Foster.
Surviving in addition to his widow are a son, Theodore D. Jr., and his wife, Karin, of Northampton; three daughters, Doris M., wife of Jeffrey Siegfried of Danielsville, Janet L. Pauker of Lehighton and Jane A., wife of Edward Tretiak of Northampton; a sister Flora, wife of Harry Lichtenwalner of Whitehall; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.He was also predeceased by four brothers and five sisters.
- He was a member of the Liederkranz Card Club and Hope Lutheran Church, Cherryville.
Service: Funeral service 11 a.m. Monday, April 7, Schisler Funeral Home, 2119 Washington Ave., Northampton, with the Rev. Jami L. Possinger officiating. Interment, Indianland Cemetery, Walnutport. Call 10-11 a.m. Monday. Contributions in his name may be made to the memorial fund of the church, c/o the funeral home, 18067. Online condolences can be offered at www.schislerfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Times News on Apr. 4, 2014