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Obituaries

  • Rose zum Abschied mit Tränen

Carl L. Foster, 80

Dec. 23, 2014

Rose zum Abschied mit Tränen

Carl L. Fos­ter, 1934–2014

Carl L. Fos­ter, 80, of Engle­wood, passed away Tues­day, Dec. 23, 2014, at Venice Regional Med­ical Center.

Born on Dec. 22, 1934, in Oswego, N.Y., he had been a res­i­dent of Char­lotte County for 33 years since com­ing from Wal­ton, N.Y.  Carl served in the U.S. Army.

He was a phys­i­cal edu­ca­tion teacher and coach at Wal­ton Cen­tral School for 22 years prior to his retire­ment and relo­ca­tion. He was an avid bowler and played men’s soft­ball locally.

He is pre-deceased by his wife of 53 years, Carol, in 2013.

Sur­vivors include his five daugh­ters: Chris­tine Mac­Don­ald, Caryn Fos­ter, Cathryn (Joe) Weaver, Carla Fos­ter and Cara Lisa (Jason) Zari­fis; a brother, Lawrence Fos­ter; a sis­ter, Janet Hack­ett; nine grand­chil­dren and three great-grand children.

Ser­vices and inurn­ment will take place at a later date at Sara­sota National Cemetery.

You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home with Pri­vate Cre­ma­tory has been selected to han­dle arrangements.