Paul Alan Foster, 67, of Belleville, IL, died at in the loving arms of his family at home on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. He was born April 30, 1951. He began working at the young age of 15 at a grocery store in Bunker Hill and spent a decade with Laclede Steel in Alton, IL as a metallurgical technician. Paul most loved being with family and friends and feeling the freedom with the sun and wind in his face on his Harley Davidson. He spent his retirement making and sharing wine that he won several ribbons for and caring for his dear four legged children (cats) Ginger, Marlowe, Cisco, Ozzie and Poncho. In final years, he adored the ladies who were his companions at the outpatient services at Belleville Memorial. He is survived by his wife, Kathy (Anderson) Foster of Belleville, IL, children, Mark (Panadora) Foster of Marovia, IN, Stephanie (Mike) Lazar of East Alton, IL and Hardin, IL, Justin Foster of Florida, grandchildren, Megan Sawyer of Belleville, IL, Hunter Sawyer of East Alton, IL, siblings, Bobby Foster of Bunker Hill, IL, Susan Hubbard of Brighton, IL and many loved extended member of the Crays and Newby families. Paul was preceded in death by his mother, Ina Mae (Crays) Foster. Visitation will be at Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL on Saturday, December 29, 2018 from 11 am to 12pm. Funeral services will be December 29, 2018 at Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL at 12pm. He will be buried in Bunker Hill Cemetery next to his family. The family prefers flowers rather than memorials. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL is in charge of the arrangements.