Obituaries » Harry E. Foster
January 7, 1935 - May 11, 2018
Harry E. Foster, age 82, passed away May 11, 2018, at 11:04 am, at his residence. Harry was born January 7, 1936 in Lima, OH, to Edmund Frank and Helen Alice (Porter) Foster who preceded him in death. On Nov. 4, 1957 he married Margaret M. (Lynch) Foster who survives in Lima.
Harry was a veteran of the U.S. Marines serving during the Korean War. He worked for the Lima Ford Engine Plant for 30 years retiring in 1996. Harry loved to search for treasure with his metal detector.
In addition to his wife, Harry is survived by his 2 daughters: Debra A. Pippin of Weaver, AL and Joyce L. Foster of Columbus, NE, 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren and one on the way. He was preceded in death by a sister, Roma Jean Witherell and a step brother, Richard Watt.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 5-7 pm at the CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Burial of cremated remains will be held privately at a later date in the Elida Greenlawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Allen County Veteran’s Food Pantry. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.