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Alan H. Foss, 77

Sep 11, 2016

Alan Foss

Fairmont Memorial service for Alan H. Foss, age 77, of Fairmont, was held Sept. 10 at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont.

Alan passed away Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 at the Lakeview Methodist Healthcare Center in Fairmont.

Alan Homer Foss was born on July 28, 1939 in Winnebago, the son of Homer and Bernice (Mitchell) Foss. Alan went to school in Winnebago, where he graduated from high school. After his schooling, Alan was a cement mason. He was united in marriage to Patricia Krumholz on Dec. 1, 1973 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Winnebago.

Alan became the manager of the “Longbranch Saloon” in Winnebago before moving to Fairmont in 1995, where he became the bar manager of the American Legion in Fairmont.

Some of Alan’s passions were fishing, watching the Minnesota Twins and Vikings, golfing and especially spending time with his family, friends, grandchildren and favorite dog, Daisy.

He is survived by his wife, Pat Foss; three children, Betsy Foss and her children, Brittni and Jayden; Christy (Darrick) Bjerke and children, Jessica, Kade and Tristen; John (Jessica) Foss and son, Ian; brothers and sisters, Patricia (Mort) Pasternack, Richard (Sue) Foss, Paul (Sara) Foss, Donna Foss, Wendy (Rick) Barnett; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Kathryn (Ken) Williams, Roberta (Darwin) Peterson, Tom (Laura) Krumholz, Bonnie (Jim) Doolittle, Peggy (Lynn) Bahr, Mary (Doug) Springer, Jerry Cross; nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Bernice Foss; parents-in-law, Robert and Helen Krumholz; brother, Dennis Foss; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Marlys Foss, Teresa Cross and James Krumholz.

The Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service handled the arrangements for the family. See www.lakeviewfuneralhome.net