Obituary for Ruth Bos, 89

August 29,1929 To January 16,2019,


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Former Fayette resident, Lorraine Bos, passed away at University Hospital in Columbia January 16, 2019. She was 89 years of age. Ruth Lorraine Bos was born August 29, 1929 in Lincoln, Iowa the daughter of Dick and Winifred (Dykstra) DeJongh. She graduated from Hull High School in Hull Iowa and married Gerrit Bos December 1, 1949. He preceded her in death November 27, 1997. Lorraine worked on the family farm and also was a Switch Board Operator for Bell Telephone for a number of years. Lorraine is survived by two sons, Gaylon (Elizabeth Jo) Bos of Columbia, MO and Dr. Randall (Stephanie) Bos of Santa Fe, NM; one daughter, Dr. Rachel Bos of Boulder, CO; two grandsons, Brian Nichols and Thomas Bos. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Edna, Virgie and Colleen, and one brother, Marlo. There will be no memorial service at this time.