|Birth: ||Jun. 21, 1955|
|Death: ||Apr., 2010|
Kingsburg Recorder (CA) - Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Birdie M. Bogdanovich went to meet her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 9, 2010.
A native of California, she was born June 21, 1955 to Sam and Martha Bogdanovich. She was the first member to be baptized in 1957 at St. Peters Serbian Orthodox Church.
McLane High School having a great passion for both sports and education. Women's Softball was her joy during her school years.
Her Grandchildren were her pride and joy. Birdie loved to cook and was most happy cooking and preparing delicious meals for family and friends.
Birdie spent many years coaching youth soccer and softball in both Selma and Fresno. Activities included working with children who had special needs and helping coach in the Special Olympics for several years.
In 2007, she persevered in completing her AS Degree in Criminal Justice. Health problems through the years caused her to be unable to accomplish her dream of becoming a paralegal. Birdie put others before herself, even with the many struggles she had in her health, she always looked to take care of others first. She had a sense of humor that would attract many people in wanting to know her. Her sincere smile will live on in all the hearts she has touched. Though our hearts ache, she is no longer in any pain; she walks with the Lord and is at peace.
She is preceded in death by her parent's Sam and Martha Bogdanovich. She is survived by her sister Marty with husband Jerry Papagni; Brother, Bill Bogdanovich with wife Juliana; Son, David Alves with wife Christine; Daughter, Diane with husband Casey Higginbotham; Long-time friend, Faith sharp and Daughter Rachel with Husband Kenney White; Grandchildren are, Bradley, Mary and Samuel Alves, Payton Higginbotham, Becca and KC White; Along with nephews Robert Papagni with wife Karen; Jon Papagni with wife Sheila; Darius and Ava Bogdanovich and two great nephew's Jordan and Robbie Jr. Papagni; and many other relatives and friends.
Created by: Lester Letson
Record added: Nov 07, 2011
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