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Valene Hunter Foster
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1942
Idaho Falls
Bonneville County
Idaho, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 2005
Jefferson County
Idaho, USA

RIGBY -- Valene Foster, 62, of Rigby, Idaho, died Feb. 24, 2005, at her home of cancer.

She was born Nov. 13, 1942, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Melvin Frank Hunter and Elva Christina Anderson Hunter. She attended schools in Idaho Falls and graduated from Idaho Falls High School in 1961. She attended Excelsior Cosmetology School in Idaho Falls.

On June 7, 1963, she married Earl L. Foster in Idaho Falls. She worked at Taylor Produce for many years. She served as a leader in the Cub Scouts and in the 4-H Club programs for many years. She spent the past 10 years traveling the United States with her husband in their fifth-wheel trailer. She was a talented photographer who won many ribbons and awards for her pictures, arts and crafts. She catered, decorated and did photography for celebrations and weddings.

She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Valene loved to be in the outdoors fishing and camping with her family and her biggest gift in life was giving to others.

Survivors include her husband Earl LeRoy Foster of Rigby; children, Sondra Foster and Bryan (Karen) Foster, both of Rigby, and Sherri (Jim) Carranza of West Jordan, Utah; sisters, Ruth (Louis) Schwarzmann of Colorado Springs, Colo., and LaRaine Simmons and Elva May (Richard) Ambrosek, both of Idaho Falls; brother, Floyd Hunter of Pocatello; and seven grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one grandson.

(Post Register, 2005)
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  Melvin Frank Hunter (1906 - 1960)
  Elva Christina Anderson Hunter (1910 - 1992)
  Earl LeRoy Foster (1942 - 2007)*
  Valene Hunter Foster (1942 - 2005)
  Elva May Hunter Ambrosek (1945 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Idaho Falls
Bonneville County
Idaho, USA
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Record added: Jul 17, 2011
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Valene <i>Hunter</i> Foster
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Valene <i>Hunter</i> Foster
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