FOSTER, Arthur R. 92, of Fox Hill Village Westwood, formerly of Braintree, January 25, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Nettie C. (Pease) Foster. Father of Jackson Foster and his wife Allisyn Furano of Newton and Cindy Foster-Clark and her husband Fred Foster-Clark of Millersville, PA. Grandfather of Camryn and Madelyn Foster and Katlyn Falls and Devin Foster-Clark. Great grandfather of Kallan, Solomon and Damien. Brother of Alice Shaw of Needham. A Memorial Service will be held at First Parish Needham, 23 Dedham Ave., Needham, on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11:00 am. Relatives and friends kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations in Arthur's name may be made to the Stanley R. Tippett Home, 920 South St, Needham MA 02492. US Navy World War II Veteran. Graduate of Tufts University and earned his Master's Degree from Yale. Retired Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Northeastern University. He took great pride in having taught in both Ecuador and Columbia as a Fulbright Scholar. Mr. Foster was a former Town Meeting Member in Braintree and served on many various town committees. An avid lifelong stamp collector, in retirement he ran a small stamp business. Arthur enjoyed playing bridge and tennis. For obit, directions or to share a memory of Arthur, please visit www.eatonfuneralhomes.com
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Published by Boston Globe from Jan. 28 to Jan. 29, 2017.