William Joseph Foster, of Hartsburg passed away October 26, 2022 at the University of Missouri, he was 89 years old.
William was born March 16, 1933 in Hannibal, MO, the son of Lloyd T. and Agnes Irene Ryan, Foster. He married Nancy Louise Derby November 9, 1957 in Richmond, MO and she survives. Bill retired from Verizon Telephone where he worked as a repairman, after 40 years. He was a member of the American Legion Post 202 in Columbia Knights of Columbus in Columbia, 40 & 8, he was an Eagle Scout and was a Boy Scout Leader. He was a baseball coach with the Little League in Columbia.
Funeral services will be held at Robinson Funeral Home in Ashland on October 31, 2022 at 10:00am, with burial following at Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday October 30, 2022 2:00 to 4:00pm.
Survivors also include his children, Robert Foster of Hartsburg, William Foster Jr. of Columbia, Alice (Ron) Wilcox of Ashland, Diane (Thomas) Hannon of Manasses Virginia; six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Thomas Andrew Foster.
Memorial Contributions are suggested to Camp Hickory Hill in Columbia, in care of the family