Beulah Margaret Voss, 95, of Deer Park and formerly of Outlook passed away on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at her home in Alpine Adult Estates.

She was born to Dec. 7, 1914 in Roberts, Idaho to Lawrence and Sylvia McDermott.

She had 11 brothers and sisters.

She met her future husband Bernard Voss in the Yakima Valley. She and Bernard were married on July 18, 1938 in Caldwell, Idaho. They raised six children in Yakima and Outlook.

She is survived by Barbara Baumeister of Moxee, Ronald and Donna Voss of Deer Park, Nancy Long-Voss and Pete Ross of Thompson Falls, Mont., Jerome and Katherine Voss of White Fish, Mont. and Margaret and Pat Mohrman of Chilicothe, Ill.; two sisters, Velma Derrick, of Canada and Verla Baxter (Bill) of Kennewick; a brother, Bud McDermott (Charlotte) of Hermiston, Ore.; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; eight brothers and sisters; her husband, Bernard Voss; one son, Lawrence Voss; one grandson, Daniel Miles; and one son-in-law, Norman Baumeister.

Viewing will be held Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 5, 2010, at 10 a.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside, with burial to follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside.

Those wishing to honor Beulah's memory may contribute to the American Cancer Society.

Those wishing to share their memories or sign Beulah's online memorial book may do so at

Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements.


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