Matthew Bohnsack, 42, of Toledo, Ohio, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2012, at his home. Matt was born June 8, 1970, to Charles and Marcia (Faneuff) Bohnsack. He graduated from Cardinal Stritch High School and Mercy School of Nursing. Upon graduation, Matt was accepted in to the Critical Care Program at University of Michigan
Medical Center, where he worked for 2 years in the Thoracic Intensive Care Unit. He also worked as a traveling nurse with assignments in Florida, North Carolina and Hawaii. Matt participated in the University of Toledo Nurse Paralegal Program and won several awards for his work on the mock trial team. He worked at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center for 18 years, the last 10 as a Clinical Nurse Manager in the Cardiovascular Surgery Unit. Most recently, he was employed by Point Place Acute Rehab Center. He enjoyed sports, traveling, spending time with his English Bulldogs, Brutus and Lola and volunteering at the Helping Hands of St. Louis Soup Kitchen. He was also well-known for the gourmet meals and dishes he often prepared for friends and family.
Surviving are parents, Charles and Marcia; sisters, Angela, twin sister, Michelle Turner, and Cheri (Matt) Pastula; brothers, Chuck (Dorie) Bohnsack, the Rev. Chris Bohnsack and Brian (Jennifer) Bohnsack, and nieces and nephews Zach, Lexi, Trey, Logan, Gavin, Tyler, Leah, Sam, Charlie, Luke, Carter and Jude.
Visitation will be on Thursday, December 6 from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with a Prayer Service held at 7:00 p.m. at the Eggleston Meinert & Pavley Funeral Home, 440 S. Coy Road, Oregon, OH 43616. There will be a prayer service on Friday, December 7 at the Funeral Home at 9:15 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 729 White St., Toledo at 10:00 a.m. Interment will take place immediately following at Lake Township Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to express their sympathies may make a memorial contribution to Helping Hands of St. Louis or the