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Andrew W. Jr. "Butch"
Andrew "Butch" Bochi Jr., 90, of Toledo, Ohio passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014, in Orchard Villa. He was born in Detroit, MI on January 20, 1924, to Andrew Sr. and Kathryn (Priszak) Bochi. Butch was a U.S. Army veteran serving in World War II. He was employed as a steelworker at Gulf Oil Refinery for 31 years. Butch was a member of Epiphany of the Lord - St. Stephen's Church, the VFW Post 4906, Local Union 346. He loved fishing and spending time with his family at their Black Lake Cottage.
Surviving are his wife of 60 years, Betty Jane (Gottfried); sons, Robert (Dianne), David (Donna), Andrew, James (Annie) Bochi; grandchildren, Michael Bochi, Monica (Jason) Dudley, Sarah (Erik) Meiner, Andrew Bochi IV, Katie Bochi and Dana (Luke) Kamelesky; great-grandchildren, Hailey, Gia, Kelsey and Luke; sisters, Gizella and Elizabeth Bochi; brother, Joseph (Marian); and many nieces and nephews. Andrew was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Rosemary.
Family and friends may visit at the Eggleston Meinert & Pavley Funeral Home, Oregon Chapel, 440 S. Coy Road, on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, from 2-9 p.m. with VFW services at 7 p.m. The family will greet friends at Epiphany of the Lord - St. Stephen's Church on Thursday, August 14, 2014, from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Ignatius Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be directed to Epiphany of the Lord - St. Stephen's Church or St. Jude Children's Hospital. The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff and caregivers at Orchard Villa and Southern Care Hospice.
Eggleston Meinert & Pavley
440 S. Coy Road
Oregon, OH 43616
Published in Toledo Blade on Aug. 12, 2014