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BOEGE, Catherine (Hayes) 1915-2006


Posted By: S. Bell
Date: 3/23/2015 at 00:23:46

[Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Thursday, May 18, 2006]

CEDAR FALLS - Catherine Boege died peacefully at the Western Home Martin Center on May 16, 2006.

She was born on October 2, 1915, on a farm in Ackley, IA to Frank and Abbie Croot Hayes. She married Les Boege in 1939. He and son Tim ran Boege's Radio and TV in Cedar Falls for over 50 years before their deaths in 1978 and 2003. Catherine was an active member of St. Patrick Church and a friend to many. She was an avid bridge player and a volunteer at the Western Home prior to her residence there the past two years.

Her family includes four children, daughters Karen Kuehl and David Macmaster of Wisconsin Dells, WI, Nancy Beck and Leon of St. Paul, MN, Mary Ann Drain and Ted of Washington, IA, and a son, Tim (deceased) and daughter-in-law Connie Boege of Cedar Falls. She has nine grandchildren: Ann (deceased), Sara, Ryan, Peter, Jill, Ted, Katie, David and Diane; and four great-grandchildren, Payton, Alex, Dillon and Eva.

She enjoyed telling people she was the oldest of nine children: Robert Hayes (deceased), San Diego, CA; Ruth Miller, New Hampton, IA; Mary Goldstrand, Minneapolis, MN; Claude Hayes, Strawberry Point, IA; Lu Mazzu, Destin, FL; Marjorie Plummer (deceased), Muscatine, IA; Lawrence Hayes, Encinitas, CA; and Audrey Brinker, New York, N.Y.

Special thanks to the nurses, staff and volunteers at the Western Home and Cedar Valley Hospice and all those who cared for Catherine these past two years.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 19, at St. Patrick Church. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Richardson Funeral Home, where there will be a rosary at 4 p.m. Visitation also for an hour before services Friday at the church.

Memorials to St. Patrick Church or School.


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