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Joseph Foster
Funeral Time: Thursday, November 8th at 12:30PM
FOSTER Joseph Michael "Mike", 67, died November 4, 2018 in Lexington, KY. He passed peacefully, surrounded by his family. Mike was born October 10, 1951 to the late Joseph Bernard and Doris Carmichael Foster in Tullahoma, TN. He was a football player and graduate of the University of Kentucky. He proudly served as a Naval Aviator, flew the F-4 and F-14, and retired from the U.S. Navy as a Captain in 2006. His Christian faith was his firm foundation. Survivors include his beloved and best friend, Jane Foster; three adoring daughters and their children, Amy (Alex) Steele, Lexington, KY (Ezekial, Esther, Juniper, and Mila), Emily Foster, Palm Harbor, FL (Samir, Makaia, and Kingston), and Sarah (Kent) Gray, Dallas, TX (Katie and Caroline); two sisters, Ann (Russ) Doupnik, Baltimore, MD and Susan Austin, Bel Air, MD; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Jan Higgins. The family welcomes visitors Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018 at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd, from 5-8 p.m., with funeral services at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Burial to follow at Camp Nelson National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Paws for Purple Hearts, 10201 Old Redwood Hwy, Penngrove, CA 94951 or donate online at pawsforpurplehearts.org or Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Rd S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047, online at lbda.org.