In memory of
Gary Foster
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In memory of
Gary Foster
Gary R. Foster Fort Gratiot Gary R. Foster, age 78, went home to be with the Lord on Resurrection Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Medilodge Fort Gratiot, after a long, courageous battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was born in Port Huron on April 1, 1939, to the late Russell and Dorothy Foster. Gary graduated from Port Huron High School in 1957 and married Sarah Jane Ziegler on August 27, 1960, after graduating from Grand Rapids School of the Bible and Music. He was a long-time member of the Ross Bible Church. They served the Lord in Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada and then Gary pastored Alton Bible Church, Community Baptist Church, Grace Baptist Church, Payson Bible Church and Columbus Bible Church before retiring in 1989 because of his health. Gary is survived by his wife of 56 years, Sarah Jane, son, Greg (Cindy) Foster, daughter, Debi Johnson, grandchildren, Jessica and Jordan Johnson, Austyn (Mike) McElroy, Kacie and Ali Foster, greatgrandchild, Brayden Ruprecht, siblings, Barbara (Leo) Smith, Judy (Dick) Craig and Ken (Pat) Foster. He was preceded in death by his sister, Carol and niece, Cheryl. A memorial service to celebrate Gary's life will be held on Friday, April 21, 2017, at the Ross Bible Church, at 11:00am with visitation an hour prior. Leo Smith, Gary's brother-in-law, will officiate. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements in care of, Jowett Funeral Home, 1634 Lapeer Avenue, Port Huron. Memorials may be made to Ross Bible Church's missionaries, Frank and Roberta Curtis for their work in Utah. To view the obituary and share memories, please visit
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