Lyle W. Foster
Lyle W. Foster, Sr. 80 of Cannons Mill Road, East Liverpool died on Sunday, January 22, 2012 at The Medical Center of Beaver following a brief illness. He was born in East Liverpool on April 24, 1931 and was a son of the late George F. and Edna Walton Foster.
Living his entire life in this area he was the owner/operator of the former Fosters Sunoco Station, worked in maintenance at Murray Trucking and loved his farm. He was a member of Boyce United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Grace Ann Tice Foster, whom he married on June 8, 1952.
Also surviving are his children: Susan Foster, Beth Roberts, Penny Ludwig and her husband Daniel, Diana Dalrymple and her husband Tim, Brenda Shaw and her husband James, Lyle Foster II and his wife Carrie and Marsha Britt and her husband Michael all living in East Liverpool; his siblings: Gloria Foster Brown of East Liverpool and Donald Foster and his Barbara of Lisbon; seventeen grandchildren: Matthew, Adam and Sara Roberts, Amanda Bibbee, Meghann Nign, Emily Ludwig, Jeffrey and Joshua Dalrymple, James and Christopher Shaw, Andrea Blackburn, Lyle, Zac and Olivia Foster and Nicole, Jared and Justin Britt as well as eight great grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers: George “Bud” Foster and David “Sonny” Foster and four sisters: Betty Foster Owen, Barbara Foster Myers, Shirley Foster Myers and Eileen Foster Portsmann.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Ricky Dawson of Boyce United Methodist Church and Pastor Larry Rose of Northside Community Church officiating.
Burial will follow on his beloved farm.
The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home in Calcutta on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8PM.