Harold Don Bouma
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Harold Don Bouma

Harold Don Bouma born March 15, 1945. Passed on December 21, 2011 at his home in Dayton, Nevada. Don attended Ontario Christian High School, then married his high school sweetheart Dortha Swires in 1964. Don was soon shipped off to the army, served his term in Vietnam, and then returned home to Chino to start a family. Don worked as a contractor and for General Telephone. They moved to Wadsworth, Nevada in 1977. Don worked as a gravel truck driver and then later became a union business agent for Teamsters until he retired. Don leaves behind his daughter Dawn and Rick Eimer, son Daniel and Sandi Bouma, his grandsons, Daniel, Bryce, and Seth, four sisters and one brother. He is preceded in death by his wife Dottie and parents Harold and Dena Bouma. Funeral arrangements are pending.


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Published in the Reno Journal-Gazette and Mason Valley News from Jan. 1 to Jan. 4, 2012.
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January 11, 2012
Rest in Peace
Carolyn Swires Adams
January 10, 2012
January 10, 2012

To: Don's family
From: Andrew Barbano

I knew Don as business agent for Local 533 and have sent a notice of his passing to Nevada Labor website union lists.

Both the union and I would like to be notified of funeral arrangements so that we may inform the brotherhood and sisterhood.

If you have a photo of Don, I can use it at the website.

All of Nevada labor mourns our dear friend and brother Don.

Andrew Barbano
Reno, Nevada
(775) 747-0544
barbano@frontpage.reno.nv.us
Andrew Barbano
January 7, 2012
Dear Dan and family,
We were so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. Please know you are in our our thoughts and we hope the special memories you shared with your dad will live in your hearts forever.
With heartfelt sympathy and love,
Tom and Nin Robinson
January 3, 2012
Bummer was such a positive influence on my life. I learned from him to have respect for one another, the importance of family and most of all, the value of a hard day's work.

Dan and Dawn, I'm sorry for your loss. Both your mother and your father were great people and I'm glad that I got to know them and I appreciate the impact they had on me.
Tom Robinson
January 2, 2012
SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS;DON was a great person would do anything to help anybody.Don also was a good union man,Teamster driver.WE all lost a good man.
Frank Thurston
January 2, 2012
We love you and miss you so much Dad!
Dawn and Rick Eimer
January 2, 2012
Love and miss you Dad <3
Daniel and Sandi Bouma
January 1, 2012
Rest in peace, Bummer.
December 30, 2011
To the family,
So very sorry for your loss. May God comfort you during this very difficult time.--2 Cor. 1:3, 4
December 30, 2011
I am so sorry for your loss. May God give you the peace that excels all thought and guard your hearts during this difficult time.
C C
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