Steven Douglas Foster, 58, passed away on April 23, 2012 at the 673D Medical Group Hospital at JBER, Alaska after a brave battle with pulmonary fibrosis. His remains will be interred at Ft. Richardson National Cemetery.
Mr. Foster was born July 25, 1953 in Marshalltown, Iowa to Roger and Patricia (Dunn) Foster. He graduated from Marshalltown High School in 1971.
He is survived by his wife, Mia Foster (Avila); his son, Cpt. John Thomas Foster and wife Chessa of Schofield Barracks, HI; his daughter, Elizabeth Foster-Maudlin and husband Aaron of Palmer, AK; 3 granddaughters, Caitlin and Hayley of Palmer, AK, and Jocelynn of Schofield Barracks, HI; grandson, Jacob of Palmer, AK; ex-wife and long-time friend, Jeanne Elizabeth Foster of Anchorage, AK; his mother, Patty Foster of Marshalltown, IA; his sister, Denise Kleinendorst of Waterloo, IA; brother Rob Foster, of Scottsdale, AZ; brother, Rick Foster, of Alliance, OH.