Obituary posted by : Courtney Coats , Granddaughter
At age 94 Howard Leland Foss died peacefully on May 13. Born in Yuba City, CA. He served as clerk in the Army in WWII. He owned a furniture store in Hayward, CA and Carson City, NV for many years. In 2000 he retired and enjoyed reading western novels, watching baseball and taking care of 3 dogs Ruby, Crosby and Foozy. He is survived by his grandchildren: Kelley and Chris Burkett, Courtney and Jim Coats; great grandchildren: Stacey and Kevin Burkett, James and Daniel Coats; great great grandchildren: Bryce Coats. He was preceded in death by his wife Evelyn Foss, daughter and son-in-law Bette Jean and Dale Hartley; his brothers: Sonny and Gerald Foss, Sisters: Evelyn Freese, Carmen Nitengale and Thelma Albach. A man who touched many lives with his gentle kindness; he will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Friday, June 21st 9:30 a.m. at the National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon