|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1898|
|Death: ||Feb. 22, 2007|
Pearl R. Bosley 1898 - 2007
DIGHTON — Pearl R. Bosley, 108, died
Thursday, Feb. 22, 2007, at Park Lane
Nursing Home, Scott City.
She was born June 3, 1898, at Wichita,
the daughter of William Clinton and Lillie
Belle (Mahan) Calhoun.
She married Charles F. Bosley on Sept.
2, 1917, at Elder, Colo.
She lived in Los Angeles until she was
8 years old. The family moved back to
Wichita and then homesteaded near
Springfield, Colo., in 1915. She and her
husband farmed in eastern Colorado and
western Kansas until they moved to Dighton
in the 1930s.
Pearl was a longtime clerk at the Dighton
She enjoyed needlepoint, quilting, playing
in the J.O.Y. Band and traveling with friends.
She was a member of St. Theresa
Catholic Church in Dighton.
Survivors include the Rev. Diana Coberly
and nine other grandchildren; 13
greatgrandchildren and six great-greatgrandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband,
Charles F. Bosley, on April 24, 1958; two
sons, Charles C. Bosley and Lewis Earl Bosley;
two brothers, Fay Calhoun and Oliver Calhoun;
one sister,Devita May Calhoun and one
granddaughter, Susan Bosley Osborne.
Funeral service will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday
at the St. Theresa Catholic Church in
Dighton, with the Rev. Warren Stecklein
officiating. Burial will be at Dighton
Memorial Cemetery, Dighton. Memorial
donations may be made to the St. Theresa
Catholic Church or to J.O.Y. Band in care of
Boomhower Funeral Home.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Boomhower Funeral Home
P.O. Box 891
Dighton, KS 67839
Great Bend Kansas Tribune, Feb. 25, 2007
Charles F. Bosley (____ - 1958)*
Charles C Bosley (1919 - 2003)*
Earl Bosley (1923 - 1998)*
Created by: smurph
Record added: Jan 21, 2013
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