Mike Foster cause of death – Mike Foster Dead : obituary – tributes
- Date of death: October 4, 2020
- Age: 90-year-old
- Cause of death: unconfirmed
How did Mike Foster die?
Former Louisiana Gov. Murphy J. “Mike” Foster Jr., a folksy millionaire businessman who pushed major changes in education policy and lawsuit rules through an increasingly conservative state Legislature in the 1990s, has died at 90.
“Our family and I are saddened to announce that after 90 remarkable years, my dear husband has passed,” said Former First Lady Alice Foster, days after he entered hospice care at his home in Franklin, LA. “Our family will miss him dearly.”
The family also wishes to extend their gratitude for the many prayers and well wishes they’ve received and are requesting privacy at this time. Further details regarding arrangements will be provided in the coming days.
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Mike Foster tributes
Family, friends and loved ones of the deceased have taken to their social media pages to share tributes, kind words and prayer.
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“The LSU Community is saddened at the passing of Gov. Mike Foster, whose strong support of our university allowed LSU to make many crucial improvements to our campus, and whose development of the TOPS program has helped millions of Louisiana students get a college education,” said LSU President Tom Galligan. “His legacy will not be forgotten, and our thoughts and prayers go out to his wife, Alice, and the rest of his family.”
“Governor Foster was an honorable statesman who served Louisiana with distinction,” said EBR Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome. “His dedication to the state and Baton Rouge will be sorely missed. My thoughts and prayers are with his wife Alice and his loved ones.”
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