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Eugene J. Foster

Eugene J. Foster

Memorial Services were 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 27, 2017 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids for Eugene J. Foster, age 73, who passed away Saturday at the St. Cloud VA Medical Center. Visitation was one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

Eugene Joseph Foster was born March 10, 1944 in Minneapolis to Wesley & Irene (Carver) Foster. He married Carrie Loken on April 19, 2012 in Wadena. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War as a soldier and cook. Eugene was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Wadena. He was kind of a pack rat and enjoyed collecting magazines, coins, hats and rings. Eugene was very generous, funny, could talk to anyone and was very supportive of everyone. He was a man of faith who loved God and was happy to be walking in Heaven.

Survivors include his wife, Carrie of St. Cloud; step-children, Corey Arness of Pinrose, CO, Edward Pajari of Morton, ND, Nicholas Bertrand of Wahpeton, ND and Tiffany Berd of Colorado Springs, CO; mother-in-law, Dorothy Loken of St. Cloud; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Rick Loken of Missouri, Barbara (John) Odden of Wadena, Melanie Stephanie of St. Cloud, Eugene (Cathy) Loken of Cottonwood, Penny (David) Daughtery of Wolverton, Becky Loken of St. Cloud and Paul (Jessica) Loken of Fergus Falls; three step-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Eugene was preceded in death by his parents; father-in-law, Gerald Loken; and foster grandparents, Lars and Mary Holey.

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