Memorial services for Edward Paul Foster were Friday, April 2, 2021 in the Colonial Chapel at Miles Funeral Service. Pastor Dave Smith and Pastor Beth Wilke officiated. Inurnment ceremonies were at Highland Cemetery. Military committal honors were performed by American Legion Post 10 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3544 of Winfield.
Honorary casket bearers were John Ruffennach, Don Anderson, Bill Rosecrans, Glen Sandbulte, Clyde Vasey III, Larry Whitney, Pat Whitney, Kent Miller, Phil Miller, Bob Odell, Karol Kenzy, Ruth Gordon, Julia Lambert, Teresa Mugler, Scott Stewart, Tina Stewart, Diana Weigand, Larry White, Edan White, Joe Knab and Crystal Bachmeier.
Special music selections were “Arioso,” by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed as a cello solo by Cynthia Foster; and “The Lord’s Prayer” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone,” performed by vocalist Martin Rude and pianist Steve Butler. Congregational hymn was “The Old Rugged Cross.”
Memorials have been established on Edward’s name for the American Heart Association and First United Methodist Church of Winfield.