Former Gov. Mike Foster in hospice care

90-year-old's illness not related to COVID
Mike Foster

Former Louisiana Governor Mike Foster is in hospice care.

The 90-year-old's illness is not related to COVID-19, sources tell WWL-TV.

Foster served two terms as governor from 1996-2002.

Gov. John Bel Edwards tweeted a request to Louisianans to remember the former governor in their prayers.