Kenneth Fredrick Foster, Sr., 75, of Lincoln Nebraska, went to be with the Lord on November 3rd, 2012. He was born on April 28, 1937 in Huntington, West Virginia, to Florence Casey Foster and Curtis E. Foster. On August 16, 1962 he married Charlotte Newman and parented seven children.
He served in the United States Air Force for 22 years as a fireman. During his service he earned a Bronze Star medal, served in Korea and Vietnam, earned many commendations and medals. After retiring from the Air Force he worked at the State Penitentiary for over ten years and a sand blaster and worked in the Lincoln school. His hobbies included fishing, camping, car racing, collecting guns and knives, collecting coins, watching western movies and Nebraska football.
He is survived by his Loyal wife Charlotte Foster of Lincoln, Ne; Brothers Carl Foster and Curtis Foster; Children Tony and DeAnn Davis of Friend, Ne, Kenneth Foster Jr. of Lincoln, Ne, Henry Gavers of Lincoln, Ne, Angie and Tony Rimmer of Lincoln, Ne, Cindy Mason of Lincoln, Ne, and Mike Mason of Lincoln, Ne; grandchildren include Ashley, Andy, EJ, Kyle, Billy, Samantha, and Jordan; special friends of the family Paula Meyers, and Robert Linville; many nieces and nephews, brother and sister-in-laws
He was preceded in death by his parents, Brother Larry Foster, Sister Linda Wallace and brother-in-law Steve Wallace, and infant son Joseph Lee.
Services will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. in Calvary Community Church, 4400 N. 1st, Lincoln. Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at the church from Noon until 2:00 P.M. Interment with military rites will be held at Fairview Cemetery, Lincoln, Nebraska
Memorials may be given to the family.