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Marvin Robert Foster

Robert Foster, 86 of Streator passed away Tuesday afternoon (April 24th) at his home.

Visitation will be held Sunday from 2 – 5 PM at the Winterrowd Funeral Home with military honors conducted by members of the Streator American Legion and VFW.  Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery following cremation rites.

Bob was born on January 12, 1932 in Sandwich to Robert M. and Evelyn (Hoffman) Foster.  He married Doris Glowicki on April 28, 1962.  She preceded him in death on August 24, 2015.

Surviving are daughters Michelle (Barry) Sullivan and Melanie (Todd) Cashmer, daughter-in-law Charlene Foster all of Streator, 6 grandchildren Dusti (Rance) Vaughan, B.J. (Tonya) Sullivan, Holly (Aaron Blakemore) Cashmer, Jessica Cashmer, Christa and Kurt Foster and 5 great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, son Ronald Foster, 1 brother and 2 sisters.

Bob graduated from Streator High School in 1950. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict.

Bob retired from Libby Owens and was a member of the Streator American Legion, Streator Eagles Club and Streator Moose Lodge.  He enjoyed camping, fishing and his love for dachshunds.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donors choice.

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Shel, I'm so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. Kris (Conner) Sayers

Kristin Sayers Apr 29 2018 12:00 AM