~Alma "Eileen" Bossen was the daughter of Roland B. Fullem and Mary C. Forrest and was born on March 21, 1927 in Baltimore, MD. She passed away at the age of 90 at Brookdale Ridgeland on October 10, 2017. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Thomas J. Bossen and siblings, William Robert Fullem, Mary Helen "Honey" Erdman and Roland Joseph Fullem.
She was a parishioner at St. Paul's Catholic Church.
Surviving family includes children; Janet Vann (Mike), Linda C. Kearney, Steven Thomas Bossen (Tamye), and Paul Andrew Bossen (Joy); grandchildren, Megan DeJong (Shane), Drew Vann (Courtney), Jessica Bossen, Patrick Bossen, Evan Kearney and Hayden Cashin and great grandchildren, Felix DeJong, Janie DeJong and Cally DeJong.
The family would like to thank Dr. Sara Sanders of UMMC, Karen Childs, RN of Kare-in-Home Hospice and all the special RA's at Brookdale Ridgeland past and present who cared for our Mom, Meemo and GiGi.
A memorial gathering to celebrate the life of Mrs. Bossen will be Friday, October 13, 2017 at Natchez Trace Funeral Home in Madison between the hours of 2:00pm and 3:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Alzheimer's Association-Mississippi Chapter, 232 Market Street 2nd Floor, Flowood, MS 39232.