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John Foster
February 22, 1946 - July 9, 2020

John Foster

John Foster
Feb 22, 1946 - Jul 9, 2020

John Foster
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John Foster, age 74, of Quincy, died Thursday, July 9, 2020, at 4:35 am in Blessing Hospital.

John was born February 22, 1946 in Lincoln, Nebraska, the son of Robert Eugene and Doris Mae Foster. He married Yaneth Bohorquez on September 9, 2006 in Keokuk, IA. She survives.

John received his Bachelor's of Science in Business from Culver-Stockton College in 1969. After graduation, he began his employment with UPS as a driver. Eventually, he moved into the business office, from where he was promoted to regional manager. In his spare time, John enjoyed fishing and bike riding. John will always be remembered as a devoted husband and son-in-law who would do anything to help Yaneth's family.

In addition to his wife, survivors include: his son, Joshua J. Foster of Tampa, FL; his sister, Lori (Kent) Bawden of Keokuk, IA; and three nephews, Korey (Joanna) Bawden of Winter Garden, FL, Kaleb Bawden, stationed in Spain with the United States Air Force; and Kegan (Markie) Bawden of Keokuk, IA.

John was preceded in death by his parents.

Services: 2:00 pm Monday, July 13, 2020 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home, with Father Tom Donovan officiating.

Burial: Quincy Memorial Park, Quincy, Illinois

Visitation: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Monday July 13, 2020 at

Memorials: donor's choice

www.hansenspear.com


Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.

Ted Awerkamp on Jul 12, 2020

Yaneth, we extend our condolences for your loss and are thinking of you during this difficult time. It is our hope that the comfort of the peace John finds in the Lord’s hands will comfort you in the day’s ahead. -
Tena and Ted Awerkamp

Phil Welsh on Jul 12, 2020

My condolences to the family. I worked with John many years. He was an intelligent and caring colleague. His legacy will live on.

William Spear on Jul 12, 2020

Terry Hess on Jul 11, 2020

John was a good friend and a man that be by your side if you need him a very good worker it was a pleasure to work with him I will miss him very much .
Terry Hess

Steve Prater on Jul 11, 2020

John and I met at Culver -Stockton College. We pledged the same fraternity and I was his pledge father. He took me to many County Fairs transporting Wishbone and Mushy, the Prairie Farms "milk" horses. There are a lot of good memories that I will cherish.

Stella on Jul 10, 2020

Janet im so sorry for your loss.hoping you find peace and comfort.

Deb King on Jul 10, 2020

John had such a big heart and always had a smile on his face, always willing to help anyone in need. I appreciate all his kind words and thoughtfulness. He will be missed.

Sandra Davis on Jul 10, 2020

John has been a good friend & neighbor for 21 years! John has helped me so much & we had great talks about the world & economy! John will definitely will be missed!
John’s wife, Yaneth, is a wonderful person & so helpful to John! Yaneth, you will be blessed! 🥰 Love you both!

Visitation

Jul
13
Monday
Hansen-Spear Funeral Home
1535 State Street
Quincy, IL 62301
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Service

Jul
13
Monday
Hansen-Spear Funeral Home
1535 State Street
Quincy, IL 62301
2:00 PM


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