|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1905|
|Death: ||Mar. 28, 1972|
Delmar Dean Boss, eldest son of Elzie and June Boss, was born Dec. 25, 1905, near Grinnell, Kans., and died March 28, 1972 at his home in Oakley following a long illness. He was 66 years, three months, and three days old at the time of his death.
On April 25, 1935, he was united in marriage to Nellie Hannaford. To this union were born three children: Mrs. Alen Schelle (Maxine), Medicine Lodge, Kansas; Mrs. Earlene Colvin, Oakley; Mrs. Lloyd Jenik (Delma), Colby.
He spent most of his life in the Grinnell area attending grade school in rural Grinnell.
The early years of married life were spent in farming and auctioneering. He moved to Oakley in 1945 where he began work in a super market as a butcher. He worked there for 12 years.
He was baptized into Christ in the Christian church on March 30, 1953, by Don Rock. He was a faithful worker, youth sponsor and deacon while physically able.
He is survived by his wife Nellie of the home, daughters Maxine, Earlene and Delma; sisters, Sylvia Bogart, Oakley; Doris Hannaford, Gove; brother Dale Boss, Gove; grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and a host of relatives and friends.
Elzie Hugh Boss (1882 - 1917)
Sylvia June Harper Boss (1882 - 1959)
Nellie Hannaford Boss (1913 - 1993)*
Earlene Boss Colvin (1937 - 1991)*
Delmar Boss (1905 - 1972)
E. Dale Boss (1910 - 1981)*
Doris Izene Boss Hannaford (1915 - 2007)*
Sylvia Mary Boss Bogart (1917 - 2008)*
Created by: Brian
Record added: Aug 13, 2006
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