|Joseph Edward Bobnar, Sr|
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 2009|
Bobnar, Joseph E., Sr. baptized into the Hope of Christ's Resurrection, Thursday, December 3, 2009. Beloved husband of Helena M. Bobnar (nee Buckley); dear father of William B. (Carol Ann Robinson, M.D.) Bobnar, Esq., Roseann (Joseph) Hoffman, Carol (Jose, M.D.) Lima, Joseph E. (Lisa) Bobnar, Jr. of Louisville, KY and Diane (David) Klenke; grandfather of Kathleen and Roseann Bobnar, Joseph, Paul and Matthew Hoffman, Garbriel Lima, Caroline, Megan and Madison Bobnar, Ana Klenke and the late Christopher Zandstra; brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend.
Mr. Bobnar proudly served his country in the Navy during WWII, serving on the USS Lexington, was a graduate of Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, KS and Columbia University, NY; worked 45 years for Ford Motor Company serving in many capacities including plant manager at the Norfolk Assembly Plant, Chicago, IL Assembly Plant & St. Louis Assembly Plant in Hazelwood. He was an avid golfer winning the St. Louis Senior and Super Senior Championships and shot a hole in one this past August after 74 years as a golfer!
Joseph was also a founding parishioner of St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church.
Services: Funeral Mass Monday 10:00 a.m. at St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, Ellisville. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. If desired, contributions may be made to St. Louis University High School, Christopher Zandstra Scholarship Fund, St. Jude Children's Hospital or charity of Choice. Visitation at the SCHRADER Funeral Home and Crematory, 14960 Manchester Road at Holloway, Ballwin Sunday 4-8 p.m.
Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on December 5, 2009
Holy Cross Cemetery
St. Louis County
Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
Record added: Dec 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45189941