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BOSBYSHELL, Mary Mary Bosbyshell was born in Seattle, Washington on May 15, 1920. She worked in San Francisco for TWA Airlines where she met her husband, Oliver Christian Bosbyshell, who was a Naval Officer in the Pacific during World War Two. They were married at the end of the war and settled in McAllen, Texas. Later she and her husband moved to Seattle, Washington. In 1957 she moved to Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and two sons, Edward Christian Bosbyshell and John Oliver Bosbyshell. She was a homemaker most of her life where she enjoyed her friends at the church of Our Lady of the Assumption and the surrounding neighborhood. She was a volunteer at St. Joseph's Hospital for 28 years. Mary died peacefully on the morning of August 10th. She was with her husband of 68 years at the time of her death. In addition to her husband and two sons she is survived four grandchildren, Christian Oliver Danuser of Jacksonville, Florida; John Oliver Bosbyshell, Jr. of Denver, Colorado; Mary Kathryne Bosbyshell of Seattle Washington and Clary Bosbyshell Froeba of Atlanta, Georgia. In 2012 she welcomed a great grandchild, Rayfe William Froeba. The family will receive visitors at H. M. Patterson & Son, Oglethorpe Hill, 4550 Peachtree Road, NE at 6:00 PM Tuesday August 12th. A Rosary will follow at 7:00 PM in the chapel. A funeral Mass will be conducted at church of Our Lady of the Assumption at 11:00 AM Wednesday. A reception will be held following the service at the church for friends and relatives.


Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Aug. 12, 2014
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