Born in Fulton, he was a life resident. Mr. Foster had worked for a janitorial service at many factories in the area.
He loved classic cars; his pride and joy was his 1932 T-bucket.
He was predeceased by his parents, Jeanette A. Foster, who died March 13, 1997, and Charles R. Foster, who died Aug, 28, 2006; and is companion of 32 years, Martha Powers, who died Aug. 13, 2010.
Surviving are sister, Dorothy A. Foster of Fulton; brother, Charles E. (Pam) Foster of Fulton; step-children, Linda Raymond of Baldwinsville and Patrick (Debbie) Henry of Labelle, Fla.; a niece and a nephew, Melanie Schwerdt and Charles A. Foster; and a grandniece and two grandnephews, Chelsea Schwerdt, Charles C. Foster and Christopher Schwerdt.
Calling hours and services were held at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial was in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Volney.