Roland S. Foster


Roland S. Foster, former Melbourne resident, died in Newtown, Pennsylvania on May 7, 2013. Born in Jacksonville, Florida, July 15, 1930, Roland was the youngest of three brothers.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Ann Foster; and two sons, Ben (Kim) and William (Jennifer); his daughter in law, Liana, who is the widow of his son, Samuel. His son, Tim, also predeceased him. Other survivors are grand- children, Ian, Samantha, Austin, Audrey and Colin.

Roland was a Christian, a veteran, a devoted husband and father and an outstanding engineer. He devised ingenious methods to help him remain mobile and alert during his many years with Parkinson's.

Graveside services in Gainesville, Florida May 17, 2013. Guestbook: www.forestmeadowsfh.com.

Funeral Home

Forest Meadows Funeral Home and Cemeteries
725 NW 23rd Avenue Gainesville, FL 32609
(800) 958-2528

Published in FLORIDA TODAY from May 14 to May 16, 2013