William Frederick Foster, 63, of Orrick, passed away Saturday June 14, 2008, at Shirkey Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Richmond.
William was born Feb. 27, 1945 in Liberty, the son of Logan and Helen (Johnson) Foster. He married Dorothy Lee (Corbin) Foster on May 20, 1966; she preceded him in death in 1977.
Survivors include: two daughters and one son-in-law, Stephanie Foster of Richmond, and Nicole “Niki” Keith and her husband, Ryan, of Smithville; two sons, William L. Foster of Richmond, and Thomas W. Foster of Excelsior Springs; his parents, Helen and Logan Foster of Polo; two sisters, Judy O’Dell of Lawson, and Dorothy Mallory of Braymer; two brothers, Ralph Foster of Marceline, and Richard Foster of Richmond; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The family suggests memorial contributions be given to the American Cancer Society.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, June 17 at Polley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 18, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Richmond Memory Gardens.
Arrangements are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs. Condolences may be left at www.polleyfuneralhome.com.