|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1936|
|Death: ||Oct. 31, 2009|
ANNA - Wesley L. "Wes" Boie, 73, died at 1:45 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at his home.
Wes was born Jan. 8, 1936, in Union County, the son of Paul and Ada (Toler) Boie.
He married Kay Cooley on Dec. 29, 1963. They have two children, Mark M. Boie of Anna and Tracy Lee Boie of Arlington, Tenn.
Wes served his country and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Wes Boie graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1962 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. He graduated from Memphis State University School of Law in 1974. He was a practicing attorney with an office in Anna for more than 35 years. He had a wide range of clients and friends in Union County and the surrounding area.
Wes is survived by his wife, Kay; his children, Mark and Tracy; grandchildren, Nicolas Paul Boie and Kaelyn Mackenzie Boie; one brother, Paul Boie of Kankakee; and other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
At Wes' request, there will be no visitation or funeral services, and burial will be private.
I came into this world on a cold January night in 1936 in a three-room house off of Lick Creek Road ... quietly. I want to leave this world the same way ... quietly.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois or to American Cancer Society . Rendleman and Hile-man Funeral Home in Jonesboro and Anna.
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on November 1, 2009
Created by: Heaven bound
Record added: Nov 01, 2009
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Added: Nov. 1, 2009