Marsha Foss


Marsha Rae (Becker) Foss, 69 of Culberton, MT, passed away February 23, 2021, from Covid 19 at Billings Clinic Hospital, in Billings, MT, with family by her side. A visitation is scheduled for Friday, March 5th, 2021, in Sidney, MT, at Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home at 10am-4pm with family service to follow. An outside service will take place at the Lynn Cemetery in June, 2021. Officiating, Pastor Gretchen Wagner from Trinity Lutheran Church, Culbertson, MT.

Marsha was born September 7, 1951, in Fargo, ND. Her family lived in Bismarck, ND, & Jamestown, ND, for a short time before moving to Hettinger, ND, in the early 1960’s to make their home. She graduated from Hettinger High School in 1969. She attended college in Dickinson, ND, & Billings, MT.

Marsha was primarily a homemaker & hosted several cattle drives beginning right at their ranch in Montana. People came from all over the world to experience the ranching life. She loved to substitute teach, cook, can, dehydrate food, read, knit, garden, volunteer, & play games on her computer. She had a soft spot for her pets & all animals. It was not uncommon to find a baby calf, goat or even chicken in the house she was caring for along with the house cats & dogs. The pride & joy of her life were her grandchildren, Chase, Kourtney, & Jacob. She & her husband Gene, raised Chase, from Elementary School through graduation of High School.

Survived by her loving & devoted husband, Gene Foss, of 34 years, Culbertson, MT. Children, daughter, Christy (Mark) Kleinwaechter, Dickinson, ND, & son, Billy Norby (Sharon Hodges), Culbertson, MT. Grandchildren Chase Kilzer, Kourtney Kleinwaechter (Byren Tobar), Jacob Kleinwaechter, all of Dickinson, ND. Sisters, Brenda (Arden) Saunders, Hettinger, ND, & Pam (Kelly) Wolf, Bettendorf, IA. Step Children, Michelle Foss, Sidney, MT, & Russell (Paula) Foss, Billings, MT. Sister in laws, Shirley (Boyd) Hardy, Fairview, MT, Connie (Allen) Thompson Anchorage, AK, Norma Foss Stockton, CA, Mary Marie Taylor Bellingham, WA. Janice Becker, Richardton, ND. Many Cousins, nieces, nephews, friends & pets.

Preceded in death by her parents, Bob & Edna Becker, half brother, Bobby Becker, maternal & paternal grandparents, a great niece, & many brother & sister in laws.

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