Obituaries

Donald J. "Steve" Boehm 1928 - 2008 Paola

Mass of Christian Burial for Donald Joseph "Steve" Boehm, 80, Paola, was Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Annunciation Catholic Church in Baldwin City. Burial was in Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Baldwin City.
Mr. Boehm died Friday, Jan. 18, 2008, at Country Club Estates in Paola.
He was born Jan. 6, 1928, in Lenexa, the son of Oliver and Rosa Bross Boehm. He grew up in Lenexa and attended schools there.
Mr. Boehm worked on his farm in Lenexa until 1985, when he moved to Baldwin City.
He was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church in Baldwin City and a past member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Lenexa.
He married Eldora L. Edgerton on Dec. 29, 1956. She died May 21, 2000.
Mr. Boehm was also preceded in death by an infant son, Allen Joseph; a brother, Clarence; and a sister, Ethel Balke.
Survivors include his four daughters, Cathi Glanville, Kansas City, Mo., Beth McConnon, Las Vegas, and Donna Klein and Ann Stein, both of Leawood; six sons, Steven Boehm, Harker Heights, Texas, Mark Boehm, Shawnee, Greg Boehm, De Soto, and Bill Boehm, Jeff Boehm and David Boehm, all of Wellsville; two sisters, Mabel Fry and Betty Cox; two brothers, Larry Boehm and Ralph Boehm; 18 grandchildren; and two great-grandsons.
The family suggests memorials to Good Shepherd Hospice, sent in care of the Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66066.