Gilbert B. Bosse

Gilbert B. Bosse
Evansville, Indiana
Gilbert B. Bosse, 90, of Sarasota, Florida died on September 23, 2013.
He was born March 14, 1923 in Evansville where he attended Bosse High School. He later attended Indiana University where he was a member of Sigma Chi fraternity and he graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan.
He was the son of Gilbert H. Bosse, former President of Imperial Desk Co. and Vanderburgh County Treasurer. He was married to Katheryne Koch Bosse for 69 years and he is the father of Jeffrey A. Bosse, attorney and President of Bosse Title Company of Evansville.
In Evansville Mr. Bosse was President of the Imperial Desk Co, Director of National City Bank, Director of the Evansville Kennel Club and an Elder at the East Side Christian Church. He retired in 1985, and moved to Longboat Key, Florida where amongst his activities he and his wife delivered Meals on Wheels for many years and attended the Church of the Palms Presbyterian USA.
Survivors, in addition to his wife Katheryne K. Bosse are his children Jeffrey A. Bosse (Debbie) of Evansville, Gilbert B. Bosse, Jr., of Brentwood, Tennessee; Martha Lane Bosse (John) of Finksburg, Maryland; Sarah Bosse Gerfen (Chip) of Bethesda, Maryland; eight grandchildren, including Jeffrey H. Bosse of Evansville and eight great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be from 3:00 - 5:00 pm Saturday November 2, 2013 at Evansville Country Club, 3810 Stringtown Rd., Evansville, IN 47710
Condolences may be made online at

Published in Courier Press on Oct. 30, 2013