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02/11/2017


Joseph Louis Foster of Boyne City, MI, passed away Saturday, February 11, 2017. He was 45.

Joseph was born to Joseph and Alta (Leist) Foster in Flint on October 02, 1971. One of five siblings, family was always one of his great loves, and he enjoyed spending time with all his nieces and nephews.

He was also an outdoorsman that liked to hunt and fish, as well as a creative type—he enjoyed wildlife painting and drawing (even designing his own tattoos) and playing his guitar. Above all, his family will remember his strong will and his love for life.

He is survived by his father, Joseph (Karen) Foster; siblings, Joella Foster, Terry Lynn (David) Padgett, Ryan Foster, Sheila (Clifford) Diener, Dawn (Matt) Pokorski, and Richard “Lance” Diamond; and nieces and nephews Tabitha, Kasara, Tiia, Everette, Alex, Jacob, Matt, and Jonathan.

Joseph was predeceased by his mother, Alta Elaine Leist.

Memorial contributions in his honor may be made to the American Cancer Society and/or Self-Help Addiction Rehabilitation, Inc. of Detroit through Nelson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1548 Gaylord, MI 49734.


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