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Donald Leroy Foster ’57

Donald Leroy Foster ’57, May 5, 2013, in Wichita, Kansas. Don earned a BA in physics, completing his degree with adviser Ken Davis [physics 1948–80]. He earned a PhD from the University of Kansas and served on the faculty of Wichita State University for 39 years. An interest in boating led to membership in the Ninnescah Yacht Club, and Don also enjoyed making pottery, brewing beer, printing, reading, cooking, gardening, and traveling. Survivors include his wife, Deanna, two sons, a stepson and two stepdaughters, 12 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and a sister.

Appeared in Reed magazine: December 2013

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