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“Dad Foster, thanks for all the fun times and teachings at your garage. I grew up with the pleasure of being friends with You, Kay, Timmy &...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Fred Stephenson - Orion, MI

“Was good knowing you Roland. See you on the other side. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: fred baker - Fort Mohave, AZ

“A great neighbor and an awesome friend. A friend who would help another no matter what time of day, how bad the weather or how tired he may have been...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: John Gillett - Port Huron, MI

“Another good man passes on. Rest in peace, Roland. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“I was a friend of the entire Foster family. Special prayers to the Roland family. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Ronald Russel - Marysville, MI

“R.I.P. Roland We had fun On The Ham Radios Back In the Day. Prayers to the Family ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Larry and Judy Rock - Kimball, MI

“We had a fun on the radio together back in the late 70's & 80's Roland . Even tho it has been a while since I seen ya ya , You are & will be missed !...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Carl DeBusschere - Port Huron, MI

“R.I.P...will be sadly missed by all..was one of my dad's best friends...they all got together and worked around in his garage...I can recall my dad...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Christine Wickings - Port Huron, MI

Roland James Foster Sr., 72, of Kimball Township, died unexpectedly on May 3, 2017.

He was born October 23, 1944 in Port Huron to the late William and Marion Foster. He married Nancy "Kay" VanCamp on July 15, 1967. They would have celebrated their 50th anniversary in July.

Roland lived in Port Huron his entire life. He served in the U.S. Army in 1965 and received the Purple Heart, National Defense Metal and Combat Badge. He was a member of D.A.V. Chapter 12. He enjoyed his grandsons and great grandson, his many friends, working in the garage and playing around on his tractor.

He is survived by his wife, Kay; sons, Roland Jr. and Tim; grandsons, Ryan (Jen) and Jason (Kenzie); great grandson, Gavin; two brothers, Richard (Yvonne) and Michael (Bev); brothers-in-law, Dennis (Terri) VanCamp, Don (Sue) VanCamp and John McCormick; sister-in-law, Jane (Tom) Ginn; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by brothers, Robert & Henry Foster; sister, Wilma Green; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Elsie and Earl VanCamp; brother-in-law, Dwuane VanCamp Sr.; and sister-in-law & brother-in-law, Karen & Richard James.

Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Sunday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday in Pollock-Randall Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 in Pollock-Randall Funeral Home. The Rev. Bill Brewer will officiate.

Burial will be in Caswell Cemetery, Kimball Township. Military honors will be conducted under the auspices of the U.S. Army and the St. Clair County Allied Veterans Honors Guard. Pallbearers will be his grandsons, Ryan and Jason, nephews, Greg VanCamp, Jeremy Brace, Ray Arnold and Tim Hammar.

Memorial contributions may be made to D.A.V. Chapter 12. To send condolences, visit

For complete information visit Pollock-Randall Funeral Home.