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Gwendolyn Doreen (Pickering) Foss

Posted 2006-10-10 by Gail Meyer Kilgore
ARIZONA CITY - Gwendolyn Doreen "Gwen" Foss, 66, died Oct. 6, 2006 at home.

Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Simes Mortuaries Casa Grande Chapel. The graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday in Riverside (Calif.) National Cemetery.

Mrs. Foss was born Oct. 28, 1939 in Allentown, Pa., to Robert and Katherine (Strouse) Pickering. She lived in Arizona for five years and was devoted to her family. She enjoyed collecting angel dolls and loved spending time with her children.

Survivors include two sons, Jack T. Foss II of Casa Grande and Jerry Foss of Palmdale, Calif.; two daughters, Tambra Foss of Puyallup, Wash., and Shayla Foss of Arizona City; three brothers, David Pickering of Burbank, Calif., Robert Pickering of Kansas City, Kan., and Jon Pickering of Lancaster, Calif.; two sisters, Susan Robinette of Casa Grande and Kathy Klasges of Gilbert; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 28 years, Jack T., in 1996.

©Casa Grande Valley Newspapers Inc. 2006

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