Virgil Lorrain Boomgaarn

Photo added by Luella Hinrichsen

Virgil Lorrain Boomgaarn

  • Birth 31 Jan 1918 Humboldt, Richardson County, Nebraska, USA
  • Death 27 Dec 1980 Auburn, Nemaha County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Humboldt, Richardson County, Nebraska, USA
  • Memorial ID 52322642

Son of Herman & Bessie (Brim) Boomgaarn.
Married Dec. 31, 1947 to Violet Majors.
Father of nine children: Mrs. Norbert Esser, Sandra, Katie, Herman D., Steven, Martin, Ronald, Donald & Virgil Dean.
Farmed until 1957, then worked construction as a carpenter until 1970 when his health began to fail.
The couple lived at Pawnee City, Grand Island, & Coos Bay, OR before moving to Peru, NE.

PERU MAN DIES AT HOSPITAL

Virgil Lorrain Boomgaarn of Peru died Feb. 27 at the Nemaha County Hospital at the age of 62.

Born Jan. 31, 1918 at Humboldt, he was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Boomgaarn, and was married to Violet L. Major at Nebraska City.

They lived at Pawnee City, Grand Island and Coos Bay, Ore., before moving to Peru. He had farmed until 1957, then worked on construction as a carpenter until 1970 when his health began to fail.

Survivors include his wife; daughters, Mrs. Norbert Esser of Nebraska City, Sandra Boomgaarn of Lincoln, and Kathie Soto of Peru; sons, Herman D. of Lincoln, Steven, Martin, Ronald, Donald and Virgil at home; mother, Bessie Boomgaarn of Chicago, Ill.; two sisters, Viola Bickle of York, Pa., and Marie Volpe of Chicago; a brother, Raymond of Humboldt, and 15 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. March 1 at Wherry Mortuary in Humboldt, with burial in the Humboldt Cemetery.


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  • Created by: Luella Hinrichsen
  • Added: 12 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52322642
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Virgil Lorrain Boomgaarn (31 Jan 1918–27 Dec 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52322642, citing Humboldt Cemetery, Humboldt, Richardson County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Luella Hinrichsen (contributor 47218988) .