|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1918|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 2009|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Howard Knell Foster, age 91, passed away on April 17, 2009 in Salt Lake City.
He was born April 12, 1918 near Cedar City, Utah to Joseph D. Foster and Theresa Maria Knell.
He married Helen C. Horning on June 13, 1942 (divorced), Anna Jane Desper on February 19, 1965 (deceased), and Ramona Esplin on March 6, 2004.
Howard graduated from Cedar City High School in 1925, attended the Branch Agriculture College in Cedar City, and graduated from Michigan State University in 1943 - Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. He practiced in Jamestown, Indiana from 1948 to 1964, and was an Assistant Indiana State Veterinarian from 1964 to 1984.
He is survived by his wife Ramona; children, Eric Foster (Nancy), Salt Lake City, UT; Diane Whitney (Paul), Tigard, OR; Paula Weitemier (Kenneth), Boise, ID; Beth Ann Wiggins (Bruce), Woodland Hills, CO; nine grandchildren; seven great-grand-children; two step children, Jerry Streeval (Vibeke) and Jeanie Flannery (Joe), four step grandchildren, a brother Charles Eldred Foster (Alice) and sister Lillie Williams (Gordon). He is preceded in death by brothers Keith D. Foster (Evelyn) and Joseph Clift Foster (Claudia) and a sister Grace Sousa (Frank).
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on April 22, 2009 in the Crystal Heights First Ward Chapel, 1978 East Stratford Avenue, Salt Lake City, UT. A viewing will precede the services at 12:00 noon.
Interment: Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 East Dimple Dell Road (10600 South), Sandy, UT.
Published in the Deseret News on 4/21/2009.
Ramona Esplin Foster (1920 - 2010)*
Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Ryan Curtis
Record added: Apr 21, 2009
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