Joel A. Foster

Joel A. Foster, 38 of Zanesville, died 3:40 AM, Sunday, September 25, 2022, at Genesis Morrison House Hospice following a two and one half year illness.  He was born Monday, March 5, 1984, in Zanesville, the son Jim and Audrey (Brieno) Foster.


Joel served his county as a member of the Ohio Air National Guard. He attended New Hope Full Gospel Church, where in his early years served as drummer with the Worship Team. He loved music and enjoyed golf.


Joel is survived by his father and step-mother, Jim & Denise Foster; three siblings, Joni Foster, Jennifer Foster and Jon & Kim Foster; one niece, Elena Foster and one nephew, Elliot Foster.


He was preceded in death by his mother, Audrey Foster


The family would like to thank Denise Foster for all the love and care she provided to Joel during his illness.


In accordance with Joel’s wishes a caring cremation will take place. A Memorial Service to celebrate Joel’s life will be held at a later date. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit