Bonnie Arlene Fossen


(April 16, 1935-Oct. 12, 2010)Funeral services are planned at 10 a.m. Saturday at Deaver Methodist Church for Frannie resident Bonnie Arlene Fossen, who died Tuesday, Oct. 12, in Powell.

She was born April 16, 1935, in Bridger, Mont., the daughter of Edward and Nancy (King) Thormalen. She married William “Bill” Fossen May 16, 1966, in Kansas. They lived in Frannie.

She is survived by her husband; her son Billy and his wife Teresa; daughters Lori and her husband, Bill VanLake, Tammy and her husband Lionel McKnire, and Shelly and her husband Jim Koepp; sisters-in-law Cathy and Mic Dart and Dana Fossen; brother-in-law Larry and Pat Fossen; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and great-granddaughter Aliyah Romero.

Pastor Paula Morse will officiate. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Frannie-Deaver fire department.

Thompson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.