Bertha “Bernice” <I>Heimgartner</I> Foss

Bertha “Bernice” Heimgartner Foss

Potlatch, Latah County, Idaho, USA
Death 13 Oct 2017 (aged 91)
Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho, USA
Burial Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho, USA
Plot Masonic, Row 24, Lot 023, Grave 03
Memorial ID 184602255 · View Source
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Bernice was born April 23, 1926, to Albert and Mystie Heimgartner, at their home on Potlatch Ridge. She was the youngest of eight children.

She married Robert Foss in 1944, and they were together for 67 years until his death in 2011. They had four children Sharon, Barb, Brad and Brian, 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Bernice grew up in Juliaetta. After her marriage, she lived in Idaho and California. She was a stay-at-home mom who was always there for her children and later her grandchildren. After Robert's retirement in 1982, they moved back to Lapwai.

Survivors names omitted per findagrave policy.

Bernice was preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon, husband Robert, two sisters and four brothers.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Normal Hill Cemetery.

Lewiston Tribune Oct. 25, 2017

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  • Created by: Kerry
  • Added: 25 Oct 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 184602255
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha “Bernice” Heimgartner Foss (23 Apr 1926–13 Oct 2017), Find a Grave Memorial no. 184602255, citing Normal Hill Cemetery, Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Kerry (contributor 48011981) .