Ida June Hoxmeier, 87, died Monday, October 18, 2010, at her home Ashland, Ore. with family at her bedside.

Affectionately known by her children as "Mrs. Boss," Ida was a woman of many talents, strengths and intelligences. She had a lifelong love of playing bridge, square dancing, line dancing, golf and the 49'ers. Ida and her winning ways will be greatly missed. She was such a dear, sweet woman.

Ida was preceded in death by her husband, George Hoxmeier. She is survived by her three children, Steve (Kathy) Hoxmeier, Doug (Christy) Hoxmeier, of Ashland, Ore., and Diane (Michael) Rabinowitz, of Rhode Island; brother, Bert (Suzy) Cogdill, of Georgetown, Texas; sisters, Audrey Belsher, of Gooding, Idaho, Louis Van Horn, of Colby, Kans.; five grandchildren; and two great-granddaughters.

Funeral arrangements are by Conger~Morris. Ida's burial will be private.

Donations may be made to the hospice services of Ashland, 1890 Ashland Street Suite #1, Ashland, OR.