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Joan Agnes Sherer Boas
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1927
Death: May 15, 2012

Joan Agnes Boas, 85, of Hillsboro, IL passed away on Tues., May 15, 2012 at 6:40 a.m. at Montgomery Nursing & Rehab in Taylor Springs, IL.

Mrs. Boas was born on March 3, 1927 in Coffeen, IL to the late Guy & Josephine Agnes (Tilling) Sherer. She lived her life in Coffeen and Hillsboro and graduated from Coffeen High School in 1945. She married Henry M. Boas on January 7, 1950 in Coffeen and was a farm wife. Henry preceded her in death on June 24, 2000.

Mrs. Boas was a member of St. John's Catholic Church in Coffeen where she was a member of the Altar Society and also a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church in Hillsboro.

Survivors include her children, David Boas, Judy Burleson, Jane Schmidt, Janet Crowley; 4 grandchildren, Shaun Bauerle, Kevin Schmidt, Eric Schmidt, and Adam Crowley; a great grandchild, Elizabeth Bauerle; and a brother,Russell Sherer.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded by a sister, Mary Alice Schrock and two brothers, Robert Sherer and Dale Scherer.

Funeral Mass was held at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Hillsboro, IL with The Very Rev. James L. Neumann, V.F., Pastor of St. Agnes Catholic Church officiating.

Burial was in St. John's Cemetery of Coffeen, IL. with Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro, IL in charge.

Memorials may be given to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Alzheimer's Association. 
Family links: 
  John Guy Sherer (1876 - 1964)
  Josephine Agnes Tilling Sherer (1895 - 1971)
  Henry M Boas (1920 - 2000)
  Mary Alice Sherer Shrock (1918 - 1973)*
  Robert Guy Sherer (1920 - 2005)*
  Henry Dale Scherer (1923 - 2011)*
  Joan Agnes Sherer Boas (1927 - 2012)
  Russell E. Sherer (1931 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Johns Cemetery
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Lady In Black
Record added: May 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90443708
Joan Agnes <i>Sherer</i> Boas
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