• "I'm so sorry I did not know about Bill's death until now. ..."
    - Patty Harbert
  • "Although I never knew Bill, I know how much he was loved by..."
    - Susan Lorenz
  • "God Bless this wonderful man"
  • "What a beautiful man. Everyone who knew Bill loved him."
  • "The Boehnen family was is a large loving family that much..."
    - Karen Mandich


LAKELAND - William 'Bill' Boyd Boehnen, 78, of Lakeland, passed away peacefully June 9, 2018, surrounded by family.
He was born in Cleveland, OH, to the late Jean (Porto) and Boyd Boehnen, the oldest of 11 children. He worked for Stanley-Vidmar for 30 years and upon retirement moved to Florida and lived there for 20 years. Bill was a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran (Staff Sergeant E6). He was a member of Resurrection Catholic Church, where he was an usher and bus driver. Bill was an avid car enthusiast and collector of antique cars.
Bill will be greatly missed by his loving partner, Linda Duncan; by his ten siblings; by his three sons, Patrick (Julie), Chris (Ann), and Scott; by his daughter, Maria (Ry-an); by his three grandchildren, Jase, Blake, and Leah; by his many nieces and nephews; by his friends and neigh-bors in Florida; and by Alex and Katie Moerschbacher, for whom he was a second grandfather.
He will be laid to rest in the Ohio Western Reserve National Cem-etery.


Published in Ledger from June 14 to June 18, 2018
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