Vernon Crane Foster, 90, Fort Myers, Fla., passed away Monday, April 2, 2007.
He was born on Sept. 29, 1917 in Indianapolis.
He had a lifelong love for music and performed with his band "The Vern Crane Orchestra." He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He had a 43-year career with Lone Star Industries in Kansas City, Kan., where he served in several positions -- including division treasurer and sales manager.
He is survived by Charles Foster, Vicki Hignite, Stephen Foster, Linda Stanton, Valarie Ulrich, and Larry Netter.
Funeral service will be Friday at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens, Fort Myers, Fla.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Lee Memorial Health System Foundation, P.O. Box 2218, Fort Myers, Fla., 33902.