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Beverly L. Foss

Published: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
Beverly L. Foss

ROCHELLE – Beverly L. Foss, 84, of Rochelle, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, at her home.

She was born May 1, 1929, to William and Faltina (Hayenga) LaPier in Rockford. She married Eugene J. Foss on Jan. 9, 1949, in Lee Center. He preceded her in death on Nov. 29, 2008. Beverly was a lifetime member of the Women’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary. She was a dedicated farmer’s wife and a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. 

Beverly is survived by her daughter, Linda (Dean) Cater of Rochelle; two sons: Ron (Linda) Foss of West Brooklyn and Glen (Patricia) Foss of Amboy; nine grandchildren, Brian (Kimberly) Cater, Scott (Stephani) Cater, Stacey (Ryan) Wuebben, Dustin (Veronica) Foss, Alesha (John) Blank, Destinee Foss, Skyler Foss, Chad (Jaime) Foss, and Erika (Robert) Hardin; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by two sisters and five brothers.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth St., Rochelle. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Rochelle United Methodist Church, 709 Fourth Ave., with the Rev. Cindy Marino, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at Trinity Memory Gardens in Rochelle.

A memorial has been established.

Visit www.ungerhorner.com to send condolences.

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