1938 – 2022
Homer Burton Foster (Burt) handed away peacefully Saturday June 18, 2022 after a valiant battle with COPD. Burt was born November 3, 1938 in Lennox, IA to Dwight and Louise Foster. Being the newborn of the household behind his siblings Paul and Juanita, he at all times fancied himself particular because it solely price the household two complete pigs for his supply. The household later relocated to Utah the place he attended Ogden space colleges after which graduated from Davis Excessive.
After serving his nation honorably in the US Air Power for six years he attended Weber State School, graduating with a composite main in economics and accounting. After testing the waters and succeeding within the army and his schooling he discovered his true ardour with the railroad.
Burt initially signed on the with the Southern Pacific as a clerk however discovered his true calling on the highway as an engineer. By way of the years and because the Southern Pacific merged with the Union Pacific, he loved each facet of his profession, he particularly took nice satisfaction in representing his mates and colleagues as an officer of the UTU for twelve years. He begrudgingly retired after 45 12 months of devoted service.
Burt is survived by the love of his life, and spouse of 32 years Vicki, kids David Foster, Tamera George, Robert and Camala Inventory, Alice and Shane Welsh. 11 grandchildren and 13 nice grandchildren, final however not least his devoted four-legged companion of 17 years, BOOTS!
Memorial service and celebration of life to be held Tuesday June 28, 2022 on the Westwood Village Clubhouse, 1111 N. 2000 W. Farr West, UT 84404 at 1:00 p.m., celebration and refreshments to comply with.
In lieu of flowers please take into account adopting a shelter pet or donating to a charity of your selecting.