News and Tribune

May 13, 2013

Leonard E. Foster Jr., 88; of Jeffersonville

Funeral services for Leonard E. Foster Jr., 88, of Jeffersonville, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Scott Funeral Home, Jeffersonville, with burial to follow in Sellersburg Cemetery. He died Monday, May 13, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital. 

He was born Oct. 18, 1924, in Leavenworth, and retired after 39 years from Colgate Palmolive. He was a member of Sunnyside Assembly of God Church in Jeffersonville, an Army veteran of World War II, and a Big Band enthusiast.  

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Evelyn Foster; a son, Jeffrey Leonard and his wife, Theresa, of Lake City, Fla.; a daughter, Myra Lou James, of Jeffersonville; five grandchildren, Noah, Katleyn, Jacob, Levi, and Christopher; and two great grandchildren, Trevor and Travis.     

He was preceded in death by a daughter; and his parents.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. 

Memorial contributions can be made to Hosparus of Southern Indiana.  Envelope will be available at the funeral home.

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