|Birth: ||Nov. 22, 1914|
St. Louis City
|Death: ||Aug. 11, 1996|
St. Louis City
Theodore J. "Mike" Boese, a retired businessman and sportsman, died Sunday (Aug. 11, 1996) of heart failure at St. Anthony's Medical Center. He was 82.
Mr. Boese, of Affton, was part owner and president of the old Arway Bowling Lanes in St. Louis from 1958 until he retired in 1980. He was a leading amateur bowler in the local PBA Traveling League, where he competed against the well-known Budweiser teams of the 1960s. He was a past president of the Bowling Proprietors Association of St. Louis.
He played amateur and semi-professional baseball for local teams for many years. He was active also in CYC baseball and was a past president of St. George's Athletic Association. He was an active member of the Gardenville-Affton Memorial Post 300 of the American Legion. He served in India with the U.S. Army in World War II.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today at Kutis Funeral Home, 10151 Gravois Road, Affton. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Seven Holy Founders Catholic Church, 6741 Rock Hill Road, Affton. Burial will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
Among survivors are a daughter, Marilyn Dinges of San Mateo, Calif.; a son, John T. Boese of Reston, Va.; four sisters, Edna Stewart, Ora Brent, Lillian Horneyer and Hazel Krieger, all of St. Louis; and six grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. George's Athletic Association, 4980 Heege Road, St. Louis, Mo. 63123.
Theodore John Boese (1881 - 1936)
Cecelia Rose Hutt Boese (1883 - 1963)
Hildegard M Enger Boese (1914 - 1991)*
Frank Walter Boese (1903 - 1958)*
Raymond Theodore Boese (1905 - 1964)*
Elmer Edward Boese (1906 - 1965)*
Robert Henry Boese (1908 - 1963)*
Helen Ann Boese Kruegel (1909 - 1988)*
Charles W Boese (1911 - 1973)*
Hazel C Boese Krieger (1913 - 2002)*
Theodore John Boese (1914 - 1996)
Esther I Boese Reinhardt (1917 - 1995)*
Edna Rose Boese Stewart (1919 - 2007)*
Ora J Boese Brent (1921 - 2008)*
Richard T Boese (1924 - 1989)*
Lillian Rose Boese Horneyer (1926 - 2001)*
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
St. Louis County
Plot: Section CC Site 342
GPS (lat/lon): 38.4986, -90.29414
Maintained by: eightisenough
Originally Created by: Steven Johnson
Record added: Jun 08, 2010
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