Obituary of Lennie Foster
LEONARD MONROE FOSTER, age 72, passed away on Tuesday, July 6th 2021, in Summerville, SC.
Lennie was born on January 14, 1949 in Southampton, NY and grew up with his six brothers and sisters in Water Mill, NY. Lennie graduated from Southampton High School. He spent four years in the Air Force at US Strategic Air Command, with 13 months in Korea, and was honorably discharged in 1971 with the rank of Staff Sergeant. He went on to study Accounting at Southampton Community College. Lennie was a successful business owner of a local IGA grocery store in Bridgehampton, NY. Lennie was a proud father of three children. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying activities including hunting, fishing, golf, and gardening. He absolutely cherished spending time with his four grandchildren.
Lennie is predeceased by his parents, Gilbert S. Foster and Doris (Colglazier) Foster, and his daughter Stephanie L. Foster. Lennie is survived by his other two children, his daughter Nichole D. (Foster) Williams, with her two children, Abigail and Casey, and his son Kevin T. Foster, with his two children, Meredith and Eloise; his siblings Beverly (Foster) Brown, Stuart Foster, Brian Foster, Melissa (Foster) Dombrowski, Catherine Foster, and Scott Foster.
A public visitation will be held for Lennie at Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services in Ladson, SC on Monday, July 12th from 10am to 11am. In lieu of flowers, consider a donation to one of his favorite conservation groups, Ducks Unlimited at www.ducks.org.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lennie Foster, please visit Tribute Store