Obit: Boh, William M. (1913 - 2004)

Contact: Crystal Wendt

Surnames: Boh, Follmar, Miller, Breu, Swegel, Kokaly, Milnar

----Source: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, Wood County, Wis.) Wed, Dec 1, 2004

Boh, William M. (5 Feb. 1913 - 29 Nov. 2004)

William M. Boh

GREENWOOD -William M. Boh, 91, Marshfield, formerly of the Greenwood/Willard area, died Monday, Nov. 29, 2004, at the Marshfield Center.

Visitation will be at 10 a.m., followed by funeral services at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Willard. The Rev. Joseph Follmar will officiate.

Burial will be in Holy Family Cemetery. Pallbearers will be his grandchildren, Jeff Boh, Chris Miller, Sandi Breu, Kimberly Boh, Andrea Boh and great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Miller.

Cuddie Funeral Home, Greenwood, is assisting the family with the arrangements.

William Martin Boh was born Feb. 5, 1913, in Victor, Colo., to Frank and Margaret (Swegel) Boh. He moved to a farm in the Willard area with his parents when he was two months old. He attended the Willard State Graded School in Willard. He married Ann Kokaly on July 2, 1941, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Willard. They were married for 63 years. They owned and operated a dairy farm in Greenwood (the town of Mead) for 50 years. They moved to Marshfield on June 6, 1992.

William enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking and also spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Ann Boh of Marshfield; a son, William (Mary) Boh of Arbor Vitae; a daughter, Beverly (Gregory) Milnar of Lake Elmo, Minn.; and a daughter-in-law, Dawn Boh of Verona. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Chris (Richard) Miller of Manitowoc, Jeff (Terri) Boh of Arbor Vitae, Sandi (Rick) Breu of DePere, Kimberly Boh of Verona and Andrea Boh of Eau Claire; and eight great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Jeremy, Adam, and Benjamin Miller of Manitowoc, Alyssa and Brandon Boh of Arbor Vitae, and Erin and Rachel Breu of DePere. He is also survived by many relatives, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a son, Larry, on Feb. 12. 2001; his parents; two brothers, Dan and Joe; and a sister, Margaret.

 

 


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