Mr. Foster was a member of First United Methodist Church in Metropolis. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member of Masonic Lodge 1145 in Rosiclare.
Survivors include three daughters, Jenna Foster of Metropolis and Robin Calabro and Heather Carney, both of Paducah; one sister, Shirley Stokes of Denver, Colo.; and three grandchildren, Chaney Carney, Burke Waggoner and Carley Carney.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Omar and Dorothy Harvey Foster.
Memorial service was held Friday at First United Methodist Church in Metropolis with Rev. Gary Motta and Edward H. “Woody” Wood officiating. Masonic rites were held prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to American Red Cross, McCracken County Chapter, 232 N. Eighth St., Paducah, KY 42001.
Milner and Orr Funeral Home of Paducah was in charge of the arrangements.