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BOVY, Rose (Funfsinn) 1883-1973


Posted By: Theresa (email)
Date: 5/10/2002 at 21:41:07


Funeral services for Mrs. William Bovy, 89, will be at 10:30 a.m Monday at St. John's Catholic Church.

Mrs. Bovy died at the Colonial Manor Nursing Home at La Porte City at 10:30 p.m. Thursday, where she had been a resident for the past seven years, formerly of Waterloo.

There will be a Rosary service by the Catholic Order of Foresters at 7:30 p.m. Saturday; a rosary also at 3 pm and 8 p.m. Sunday, all at the Oppold Funeral Home, where friends may call after 3 p.m. Saturday.

Mrs. Bovy was born Rose Funfsinn on March 6, 1883 in Troy, Illinois, the daughter of August and Mary Schneider Funfsinn.

She married William on February 10, 1903. He died on February 26, 1948. They farmed in Orange Twp. until 1942 when they moved to Waterloo.

Mrs. Bovy was a member of St. John's Catholic Church and of the National Catholic Society of Foresters, a member of the Rosary Society, and a member of the Gold Star Mothers.

Surviving are one son, Albert; five daughters: Mrs. Omer Conrad, Mrs. Andrew Fischels, Mrs. Chris Schmitz of Raymond, Mrs. Renner, Mrs. John Weber; and by 36 grandchildren; 115 great grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Agnes Schanmberger, of Mankato, Minnesota; one half brother, Joe Funfsinn of Mendota Illinois; one half sister, Sister Mary Austen of Milwaukee.

She was preceded in death by her husband; three sons: Raymond, Walter, and Joseph; one daughter, Viola; four sisters; two brothers; one half sister; one half brother; and five grandchildren.

[ Waterloo Courier, 12 JAN 1973 ]


Social Security Death Index:

b: 06 Mar 1883
d: Jan 1973
age: 89
res: 50702 (Waterloo, Black Hawk, IA)
SSN: Iowa 483-56-8244

BOVY, ALBERT H. (Her son)
b: 12 Feb 1908
d: 12 Jul 1996
age: 88
res: 50702 (Waterloo, Black Hawk, IA)
SSN: Iowa 479-38-3944


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