Betty Lou (James) VossBetty Lou (James) Voss was called home to her eternal reward on Monday, Aug 12, 2013 at her home in Alamogordo, N.M. surrounded by many family members.
Betty Lou (James) Voss was called home to her eternal reward on Monday, Aug 12, 2013 at her home in Alamogordo, N.M. surrounded by many family members.
Betty was born on Dec. 3, 1935 in Foley, Mo. to George and Ruth James.
The family settled in Foxboro where Betty lived until she graduated from Central High School in 1954.
She married Edward Voss in Torrence, Calif. on Sept. 28, 19545. They later settled in Milwaukee, Wis. where she was an Alderwomen and a Supervisor for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers Robert and George James.
She is survived by her husband, Edward and their nine children, Michael, Stephen (Stephanie), Vicki (Jeff), Timothy (Joyce), Christi (Bob), Mary (Mike), Ed (Tracy), Sandy (Mike), and Amy (John); sisters Loretta Williams, Ruth Ann (Arne) Dalbec, Peggy (Dick) Warring, and Kathy Hesselgrave.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, Aug. 29 at 5 p.m. at St. Francis Church, 1927 North 4th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to "Doctors Without Borders USA", PO Box 5030, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5030 or www.doctorswithoutborders.org in memory of her.