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William Henry LeRoy "Roy" Bodmer
Birth: Nov. 13, 1887
Loudoun County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 1948
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

William Henry LeRoy "Roy" Bodmer was eldest child of Carrie Melissa (née Wiles) and Jacob Bodmer, junior; born in Loudoun County, Virginia. He was a long-time Montgomery County, Maryland, policeman, and was a captain at the time of his death.

Roy Bodmer and Mollie M. Cubitt, both of Poolesville, Maryland, were married on 26 September 1910 in Washington, D.C. They were the parents of:

• Doris Louise Bodmer Stoner (1911-1971)
• William LeRoy Bodmer (1913-1984)
• Marjorie Gaynell Bodmer (1914-1918)
• George Jacob Bodmer (1917-1995)
• Charles Wesley Bodmer (1919-1993)
• Ray Cooke Bodmer (1921-2005)
• Mary Ann Bodmer Johnson (1924-?)
• John Davis Bodmer (1926-1935)
• Thomas Howard Bodmer (living)

The Frederick Post, Maryland, 4 Jun 1948

Capt. Bodmer was a son of the late Jacob and Carrie Bodmer and is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mollie C. Bodmer and these children: Mrs. A. W. Stoner, Washington; William Bodmer, Union Bridge; George and Howard Bodmer, Beallsville; Charles Bodmer, Bethesda; Roy C. Bodmer, Rockville; and Mrs. C. W. Johnson, Belleville, Ill.

Funeral services for Captain Roy Bodmer, of Montgomery County Police who died suddenly Wednesday night, will be held from the late home at Beallsville on Saturday afternoon at two o'clock, daylight time. Interment will be in Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville. William B. Hilton, funeral director.

Funeral Announcement
The Washington Post, 4 Jun 1948

Funeral services for Capt. Roy Bodmer, 60, commanding officer of the Rockville Police substation who died Wednesday, will be held at his Beallsville, Md., home Saturday at 2 p. m. Burial will be in the Monocacy Cemetery in Beallsville.

Captain Bodmer served on the Montgomery County police force for 28 years. He had been ill for several years but remained on duty until last Monday.


William H. Bodmer, according to a Virginia birth record, was born 13 Oct 1886.
("Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 May 2015), Jacob Bodmer in entry for William H Bodmer, 13 Oct 1886; citing Middleburg, Loudoun, Virginia, reference p 351; FHL microfilm 2,046,949.)
Family links: 
  Jacob Bodmer (1856 - 1928)
  Carrie Melissa Wiles Bodmer (1861 - 1939)
  Mary Monard Cubitt Bodmer (1887 - 1977)
  Doris Louise Bodmer Stoner (1911 - 1971)*
  William LeRoy Bodmer (1913 - 1984)*
  Marjorie Gaynell Bodmer (1914 - 1918)*
  George Jacob Bodmer (1917 - 1995)*
  Charles Wesley Bodmer (1919 - 1993)*
  Ray Cooke Bodmer (1921 - 2005)*
  John Davis Bodmer (1926 - 1935)*
  T H Bodmer (1929 - ____)*
  William Henry LeRoy Bodmer (1887 - 1948)
  Mary Elizabeth Bodmer (1890 - 1928)*
  Charles Roszier Bodmer (1892 - 1966)*
  Carrie Geneva Bodmer Chiswell (1893 - 1978)*
  Minnie Louise Bodmer Myerly (1895 - 1996)*
  Jessie May Bodmer Campbell (1897 - 1989)*
  George Reginald Bodmer (1899 - 1959)*
*Calculated relationship

NOV. 13, 1887
JUNE 2, 1948
Monocacy Cemetery
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Row H, Lot 21 Lower, Site 4
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Record added: Mar 25, 2011
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William Henry LeRoy Roy Bodmer
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William Henry LeRoy Roy Bodmer
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William Henry LeRoy Roy Bodmer
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