Charles Newton Foster was born October 14, 1926 in Portland, Oregon to Edwina (Slane) and Clarence Foster. Charles worked as a heavy-duty truck mechanic and had his own shop. He passed away at the age of 91 in Cottage Grove, Oregon on January 14, 2018. He is survived by children William D. Foster, Patricia A. Andersen, Lynde S. Young, Lannette K. Wilken and Douglas C. Foster; 18 grandchildren; 52 great grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Erma L. (Westlund)Foster and 4 sons, Charles E., Steven A., Micheal J., and Edward H. Foster and 1 Grandson Benjamin D. Foster. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 27 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Goldendale, Washington with burial at Mountain View IOOF Cemetery.