Journal-News, February 24, 2009
BOEHM, Mary Alice age 85 of Hamilton passed away at Mercy Franciscan at Schroder on Monday, February 16, 2009 at 9:30 AM. She was born in Saginaw, Michigan on September 19, 1923 the daughter of Ernest and Jessie (Weaver) Evans. Mary Alice attended Lincoln Memorial University and later earned her Master's Degree in secondary education from Miami University. One of her greatest joys was teaching at Wilson Junior High School, and many of her former students still remember the things she taught them. She was a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church, founded the Millville Homemakers Club in 1964 (which is still active monthly), and was a member of the Red Hat Society. On August 2, 1949 in Columbus, Ohio she married Don J. Boehm. She is survived by her husband, Don J. Boehm of Hamilton; a son, Gary Boehm of Hamilton; two daughters, Betsy (Roger) Coss of Cleveland Heights, Ohio and Margie Brune of Hamilton; four grandsons, Troy Blum, Jay (Helen) Blum, Todd Blum, Eric Brune; two granddaughters, Mirinda May Boehm, and Stephanie; and two great-grandchildren, Jessica and Ebin. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 2550 Millville Avenue, on Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 11:00 AM with Fr. Jeff Bacon, Celebrant. Burial will follow in Millville Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the church on Thursday from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mercy Franciscan at Schroder, Alzheimer's Association, or to a charity of the donor's choice.