Originally created 07/04/05

Mr. Gregory L. Foster (DELAWARE, Ohio)



DELAWARE, Ohio - Gregory L. Foster, age 49, died Friday, July 1, 2005 in Arbors At Delaware. He was born March 5, 1956 in Delaware to Paul and Darlene (Van Houten) Foster. Greg graduated from Delaware Hayes High School where he was a member of ROTC. He was a former resident of Augusta, Ga., where he was employed by Richland County as a correctional peace officer. He was confirmed in St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Delaware and a member of the Korean Methodist Church in Augusta. He served in the U.S. Army and was a Veteran of Desert Storm. He returned to Delaware in December, 2000. He is survived by his parents, Paul and Darlene of Delaware; a son, Brian Young Foster of Augusta; and a daughter, Christine Ann Foster of Virginia; his brother and sister-in-law, Jeff E. and Mary Ellen Foster of Powell; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Claudia Ann and Avery Smart of Blacklick and Lisa Elaine and Steve Leech of Leonardsburg; nieces and nephews. He wa s preceded in death by his wife, Hae Hui, January 18, 2000. The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 5, 2005 from 1 until 2 p.m. at Poteet Funeral Home, South Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2005 at Poteet Funeral Home, South Chapel with the Rev. Youngsung Lee officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Olive Cemetery with military honors. Contributions may be made in Greg's memory to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Georgia Chapter, 455 Abernathy Rd., NE. Suite 210, Atlanta, GA 30328 Poteet Funeral Homes, 3465 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, GA 30906, (706) 798-8886. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle July 4, 2005