Glenn A. Foster U.S. Veteran

Madras, Ore.

February 11, 1919 - February 4, 2015

Glenn A. Foster was born in Devil’s Lake, N.D., on Feb. 11, 1919. He grew up in the Minnesota – North Dakota area. Glenn was the youngest of 13 children born to Robert and Ethel Mae Foster.
He married Ann Balzer on Oct. 3, 1939 in Goldendale, Wash. They had three children, Joan (Dick) Anderson, Peggy (Michael) Kirkpatrick, and son Bruce (Dona) Foster. He had six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Glenn served in the U.S. Army in the Pacific during World War II and was discharged in 1946.
He was a farmer in Friend, Ore., and worked at Martin Marietta Aluminum Plant in The Dalles before he retired.
Glenn loved his family and traveling. When he retired, he and his wife, Ann, traveled in their motorhome for several years. They were Good Sam members for many years.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife Ann.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Feb. 21, at 11 a.m., at Bel Air Colonial Funeral chapel in Madras. Lunch will be served at the Madras Senior Center following the service.


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