Frances M. Bohm, 93, Luxemburg, died early Friday afternoon May 18, 2012, at Fred and Mamie's Home in Luxemburg. She was born in Austin, Minn., to the late Harry J. and Estella M. (Peaslee) Nihil on May 14, 1919. On April 9, 1941, Frances married Alphonse W. De Keyser Jr. in Green Bay. She married her second husband, Herbert C. Bohm on June 16, 1962, also in Green Bay. They celebrated 40 years of marriage and he preceded her in death Jan. 15, 2003. Her greatest enjoyment in life was her art, her music, raising and seeing the accomplishments of her children.
Survivors include her three children, Dianne (Clarence) Jacobs, New Franken; David (Lynne) De Keyser, De Pere; Thomas (Lois Hawk) De Keyser Phd., Oregon; nine grandchildren, Cathy (Ken) Dart, Randy Jacobs, Gary Jacobs, Daniel ( friend, Holly Madoche) Jacobs, Dale (Kimberly) Jacobs, Jeanne (friend, Jeff Jarvey) Jacobs, Tom (Danielle) Jacobs, Jeri (Jerome Sukowaty) De Keyser, David (Rebecca) De Keyser; 16 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Wilmar and Martha Westphal, Bonduel; nieces and nephews.
Frances was preceded in death by one infant grandchild, JoAnn Jacobs; one sister, Margaret Nihil; many brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
Friends may call at McMAHON FUNERAL HOME, LUXEMBURG, 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday. May 20, 2012. Parish prayer service 6:30 p.m Sunday.
Visitation continues Monday the 21st at St. John Lutheran Church, Luxemburg, between 10 and 10:45 a.m. Funeral 11 Monday at the church with the Rev. Carl Brewer officiating. Entombment in The Shrine of The Good Shepherd Mausoleum. Online messages of sympathy and reflection may be sent to the family on the McMahon Funeral Home website: www.mcmahonfh.com
A Special note of thanks is extended to Sharon and Wayne DePeau and their Staff of Fred and Mamie's Home in Luxemburg and her "Pal" Jaye. The Unity Hospice Staff especially Dawn, Patti, Monica, Jenny and Wendy for the support and care of our Mother.