Bohachek Bruce T. Bohachek, age 52, longtime resident of Columbus, OH passed away July 15, 2014 in Bradenton, FL after a long battle with cancer. Bruce was born April 30, 1962 in Dayton, OH, graduated with honors from Fairmont West High School and Purdue University. He is survived by his loving parents, Theodore V. and Ann (Slossnagel) Bohachek, Sun City Center, FL; sister, Lynn Tuomenoksa (David), Little Silver, NJ; nephews, Ryan and Matthew; Aunt, Claire Bohachek; longtime companion, Ellen Smith; and many loving cousins. Special thanks are due to his wonderful caregivers at Riviera Palms Nursing Center, the wonderful friends and relatives who remembered him with cheery cards and prayers, the staff at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, and Dr. Joel Shaw. The family will receive friends at ROUTSONG FUNERAL HOME, 2100 E. Stroop Rd., Kettering, on Sunday, August 10 from 1-4 p.m. Interment at Dayton Memorial Gardens will be private. Bruce was active with the Columbus Landmarks Foundation so anyone wishing to commemorate his life, could do so by giving time or money to them at 61 Jefferson Ave., Columbus OH 43215 or to the humane society of your choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.routsong.com.
Routsong Funeral Home & Cremation Services
2100 East Stroop Road
Kettering, OH 45429
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Aug. 7, 2014