|Birth: ||Feb. 5, 1831|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1904|
BOOCO, William - SUDDEN DEATH OF MR. WILLIAM BOOCO
Mr. William BOOCO dropped dead at his home one and a half miles north of Wolcott about 5 o'clock Monday evening. Mr. BOOCO, although well along in years, had been in his usual health and his sudden demise came as a shock to his many friends.
Deceased was 73 years of age and was one of the pioneers of the county, having been among the first settlers of Eagle valley. Though of advanced years he was in active life up to his death, personally attending to his own business affairs and conducting his ranch. He was highly respected by all who knew him.
Deceased is survived by Mrs. BOOCO and five sons - George, Ben, Al, William and Isaac - and two daughter, Mrs. Charles TERRILL, of Minturn, and another married daughter residing in Indiana.
The funeral was held on Wednesday at Wolcott, Rev. A. E. MARTIN of the Congregational church of Minturn conducting the services. Burial was at Edwards cemetery.(11 Feb 1904, Eagle County Blade, p. 1)
Alfred Booco (1860 - 1934)*
Created by: Tammy Lull
Record added: May 14, 2007
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