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Louis Foster Jack II, 88, of Sylvan Court, Milton, passed away on Sept. 17, 2017, at his home.
He was born April 11, 1929, in Philadelphia, a son of the late Meredith M. and Ethel (Savory) Jack. On July 19, 1973, he married the former Mary Sieber who survives.
Foster was a graduate of the Episcopal Academy in Merion and the University of Pennsylvania. He served in the Naval Reserve during the Korean War.
Foster worked in real estate, and in advertising and public relations, often combining the two. From 1969 to 1974, he was Public Information Officer for the Redevelopment Authority in Chester. He participated in the appraisal of the Penn-Central Railroad right of way. After retirement, Foster moved to his vacation home in Eagles Mere. He was the Sullivan County correspondent for the Williamsport Sun Gazette and contributed to local and statewide newspapers and magazines.
He was a member of the Pennsylvania Sons of the Revolution and was a past president of the Fourth Street Club in Philadelphia, a member of the Lions Club in Milton.
Foster did volunteer work at Muncy Valley Hospital and was a prize-winning photographer and an avid trap shooter. He moved to Milton in 2004.
He is survived by his wife, Mary, and a son and daughter-in-law, Timothy M. and Karen Jack.
Foster was preceded in death by a son, James M. Jack
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in Eagles Mere Cemetery, with the Rev. Deane Shively officiating.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial donations in Foster's honor may be made to the Eagles Mere Conservancy, P.O. Box 64, Eagles Mere, PA 17731, or to the Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.
Condolences may be shared at www.shawfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published on September 18, 2017
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