Hilda Louise Voss was born on January 16, 1906 in Adrian, Minnesota to Bernard and Anna Honerman Bullerman. She grew up on the family farm and graduated from St. Adrian School in 1924. On January 20, 193 she and John Voss were married at St. Adrian Church in Adrian. Following their marriage they farmed in Iona Township, Murray County, MN and raised their four children. In 1961 they retired and moved to Iona. John passed away on May 20, 1986. Hilda continued lived in Iona. In 1999 she became a resident of the Golden Living Center Slayton in Slayton, MN. Hilda passed away on May 22, 2007 at the Murray County Hospital in Slayton at the age of 101. Hilda was a member of St. Columba Church in Iona and was active in the Catholic Daughters of America and in the Ladies Aid where she held various offices. Hilda belonged to the Home Extension Club, Iona Senior Citizens and was a member of the Iona VFW Auxiliary. Hilda enjoyed crocheting, knitting, gardening, cooking and traveling.
Survivors include her four children and their spouses: Daryl and Gerry Voss of Slayton, MN, Vernon and Donna Voss of Mooresville, NC, Leland and Darlene Voss of Schofield, WI, Lynda and Russell Powell of Waterville, MN, 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, John, one great-granddaughter, Angel Capehart, five sisters, Katherine Henning, Elizabeth Henning, Clara Henning, Celia Bullerman, and Rose Mary Gilles, three brothers, Louis Bullerman, Bernard Bullerman, and Leonard Bullerman.
Funeral Services were held at St. Columba Church in Iona, MN on Friday, May 25, 2007 at 10:00 AM with Fr. Patrick Arens officiating. The organist was Sharon Lais. The song leader was Joanne Halbur. The pallbearers are all grandchildren Doug Voss, Teresa Capehart, Jerry Voss, Debra Palmquist-Scheid, Audrey Herrmann, Michelle Strobel, Melissa Mittelsteadt, James Powell, Curtis Voss, Shannon Powell, and Cherene Powell Crable. Interment at St. Columba Cemetery, Iona, MN.