Cora Marie Bramble Hosmann, 64, of Forsyth, formerly of Saline County, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003, at Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Pastor Jack Thomas will officiate. Pianist Julie Lewis will play "Beyond the Sunset," "His Eye is on the Sparrow" and "Amazing Grace." Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Memorial Presbyterian Cemetery in Napton. Memorials are suggested to the Abdallah Shrine Temple Crippled Children's Committee, 5300 Metcalf, Overland Park, KS 66201.
Born Nov. 20, 1938, in Saline County, she was the daughter of the late William Granville "Skeeter" Bramble and Cora Mallman Bramble. On May 11, 1957, she married Urban F. "Bo" Boland Jr. She married Duane Hosmann, who preceded her in death April 5, 1994. She was raised in the Hardeman community and had lived in the Kansas City area for more than 20 years. She was a Christian and attended many churches. She had lived in Forsyth the last 10 years. She attended Hardeman R-10 grade school and was a graduate of Marshall High School. She attended Park College and was involved in its accounting program. She worked at Lake City Arsenal and retired after 20 years with HUD. She was a member of Red Hatters in Forsyth.
Survivors include one son, James Edwin Boland of Lee's Summit, and three stepdaughters.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother in infancy, Billy Bramble.