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Marlon Kearney  Foster

Marlon Kearney Foster
  • November 22, 1944 - October 12, 2020
  • Springfield, Louisiana

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“I had the pleasure of knowing Kearney and his father when I worked as a reporter for the Denham Springs News. They both demonstrated their love of...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: James Minton - Denham Springs, LA

“Our deepest sympathy to all the family. He will be missed by many. God bless you all.Clyde & Janie Smith ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Clyde & Janie Smith - Family

“Kearney & I grew up together as I was Bobbie's good friend. My deepest sympathies to Paulette and all his family. May Kearney RIP AND MAY PERPETUAL...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Viola Patterson Hymel - Laplace, LA

“I worked with Ms. Paulette and she is so proud of her family! Such a nice family. My condolences to the family! Praying for you guys! God Bless. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Thomas Cothern - Denham Springs, LA

“Praying for you and your family during this difficult time. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Margaret Gibbs Watkins - LA

“Prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Ivory Johnson & Tiara Gibbs Gibbs - LA

“Oh my goodness so so sorry for your loss and the loss of a dear long time friend. Kearny was a great guy and always a pleasure to be around.We are...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Gordon Anderson - Hammond

“I am so very sorry for your loss. Though I never met Kearny, I heard Paul speak of him often. My impressions were that he was a loving husband,...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Jeani Moniotte - Baton Rouge, LA

“Prayers for y'all. Such a fine man and example of how we all should live our lives. He will be greatly missed. ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Glynn Fendlason - Springfield, LA

“Dear Paulette and family, please accept my deepest sympathies on your loss. This is really very hard to comprehend as Kearney was such a vital and...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Veronica Fannaly - Ponchatoula, LA

“Praying for you and your family ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Ryan Hoyt - Prairieville, LA

“Keeping all of you in our prayers.Love,Stormy & Denise Lee ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Denise Lee - Hammond, LA

“Annette we are so sorry for your family's loss . Our Prayers and hugs are with Your mother and all of your family. May Peace be with y'all. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Jackie Fontenot - Denham spring, LA

“Kearney was a very special friend of our family growing up in Springfield. My parents Emmett and Mildred Threeton were good friends with his parents...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Frances Marshall - Albany, LA

“Oh my goodness so so sorry for your loss and the loss of my dear long time friend and cousin on my mom side. UhOh my goodness so so sorry for your...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Gordon Anderson - Hammond

“I am so sorry. Prayers for comfort and peace, for all. Kearney will be missed by many. ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Nadine Lagarde - Amite, LA


Marlon Kearney Foster passed away on Monday, October 12, 2020, at the age of 75. He was born on Wednesday, November 22, 1944, in Killian, Louisiana. Kearney was a loving husband, married 55 years to the love of his life, best friend and he would argue, his better half, Paulette Hebert Foster. A protective and strong father to his three kids. A playful grandfather who loved spending time with his grandkids and great-grandkids at the hunting camp riding the side by side. A giving fellow who never met a stranger and always made you feel special. Kearney helped so many in his career with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office. He was well known and respected through all parishes. Kearney served 33 years with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office as Chief of Detectives and 2 years with the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office as Chief of Detectives. He was a resident of Springfield, Louisiana.

Kearney is survived by his wife, Paulette Foster; children, Kearney Foster and his wife Crystal, Annette Alford and her husband Jack, and Aaron Foster and his wife Carrie; grandchildren, Hunter and Jessica Miller, Marlon Miller, Chelsie Alford, Zachary Alford, Jordan Foster and Kayla Hano, Mary Blake and Jack Dantin, Morgan Brown, Mindy and Jeff Monistere, Ron Foster and Matthew Foster; great-grandchildren, Charleigh Monistere, Kearney Miller, Eli Dantin, Kylie Alford, Oakley Alford, Bentley Steele, Gavin Landry and Kynlea Hano; sister, Barbara "Bobbie" Foster Wild and her husband Lloyd; brother-in-law, Dennis Hebert and his wife Doylene; sisters-in-law, Marcy Cooper and her husband Tom, Carol Hebert and Ronnie Schillace, Andy Wheat and her husband Representative Bill Wheat, Nan Ourso and her husband Steve, Patricia Landaiche, and David Landaiche; numerous nieces and nephews; and his Best Hunting Buddy, Mike Kraft.

He was preceded in death by his parents Carew and Trilby Foster; brother, Carew Preston Foster Jr.; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Dennis and Evelyn Hebert; brother-in-law, Philip Bougere; great-nieces, Brittany Landaiche and Abbey Hebert; and great-nephew, Briar Hatfield.

A Private Funeral Service will be held for the family.

Face masks are now mandatory to attend any visitation or service at the funeral home. Thank you for your cooperation.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made to St. Jude at www.stjude.org. Please use the following address to complete the donation process- P.O. Box 235, Springfield, Louisiana 70462

An on-line guest book is available at www.harrymckneely.com.