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Bernice Marie Koss

August 27, 1925 — November 22, 2018

Bernice Marie Koss

Cremation arrangements for Bernice Marie Koss, 93, of Gladewater are under the direction of Croley Funeral Home in Gladewater. A Rosary will be recited at 3:00 PM on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Croley Funeral Home in the Chapel with visitation following until 5:00 PM. A reception will be held at the family’s house following the visitation.

Bernice was born August 27, 1925 in Kewaunee, Wisconsin to the late Benjamin Bykoski and Edith Barrette Bykoski. She was an avid reader and there was not a book of James Patterson she hadn’t read and loved. Bernice enjoyed her yard and garden especially her flowers. She was a stout mother and prepared her family to live a good life.

She is survived by sons Gary Koss and Wife Julie, Randy fiancé Jennifer Tankersly, Ricky and wife Laura; Daughters Linda Clark and husband Gary, Roxanne Betilnsky and husband Carl and Tana Rucinski and husband Eddie, Five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her brother Bernie Bykoski and great grandson Micah.

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Past Services

Memorial Visitation

Sunday, November 18, 2018

3:00 - 5:00pm (Central (no DST) time)

Croley Funeral Home - Gladewater

401 North Center Street, Gladewater, TX 75647

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