Vernie "Bud"'s Story
Vernie E. "Bud" Foster, 96, Logansport, passed away Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, at Logansport Memorial Hospital, Logansport.
Born April 8, 1921, in Logansport, he was the son the late Verna and Loretta (Welch) Foster.
On June 24, 1942, in Peru, he married Betty C. Patesel, who preceded him in death Nov. 6, 2015.
Bud was a diesel mechanic. He worked for Jackson Kitchel before retiring. He was a WWII veteran and was a member of VFW Post 3790.
Surviving are two daughters, Jana Gerrard (Don Vitello), Logansport, Lynne (Hunter) Kyle Concord, North Carolina; three grandchildren, Jennifer Babb, Christopher (Tammy) Gerrard, Drew (Stephanie) Vester; six great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were four brothers, Alfred, Ed, Robert and Floyd Foster; two sisters, Ann Thomas and Florence Adair; and special grandson-in-law, Dan Babb.
Memorials may be made to your favorite charity.
A private service will take place at a later date.
Published on August 22, 2017