- April 28, 1931 - November 15, 2012
- Warren, Ohio
of Thomas E's Passing
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“Very fine person, good class mate, Friendly with all. Sorry for your loss. Not many of us left. Larry Rice
1 of 8 | Posted by: Larry and Jean Rice(Totten) - OH
“My heart goes out to you at the loss of your father, Tom. I cannot be with you and Celeste at the calling hours or funeral but will be with you in...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Joan Alli - Warren, OH
“To Susie, Fran and family, I'm so very sorry to hear of Tom's passing. I always enjoyed talking with him. May he rest in peace.
3 of 8 | Posted by: Scott Detchon - friend
“I started at Packard Electric in Nov 1965. I met Tom the first week & made friends with him & Danny McCormick almost immediately. He was a...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Bill Collins - Petoskey, MI
“Dear Bohyer Family, Frank and I send you our deepest sympathy and grieve with you in the loss of Tom. He was one of our dearest friends and we have...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Frank & Carol Sollitto - FL
“I love you Dad!
6 of 8 | Posted by: Kathy Koehn - daughter
“Grandma I am so very sorry for your loss. My family wishes to offer you our deepest condoleance and I will miss him greatly. Grandpa I have always...Read More »
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Thomas Edward Bohyer, 81, died peacefully Thursday, November 15, 2012 at Gillette Nursing Home. He was born April 28, 1931 in Warren, OH and was the son of Earl and Cora (Evans) Bohyer .
He retired from Packard Electric, a Div. of GM, in 1991 after 43 years of service. He was a former member of Second Christian Church and became a member of Champion Christian Church. He was an avid sports fan and was named to the 1957 All World Softball Team while playing for Packard Electric. He also played for Warren G. Harding High in 1948 on the only baseball team that made the Ohio State Tournament.
Surviving are his wife; Frances, whom he married November 11,1950, two sons; Thomas (Celeste) Bohyer, and, James Bohyer, two daughters; Kathleen (Bob) Koehn, and, Susanna (companion, Scott Yurcisin) Bohyer, grandchildren:, Kelly (Ron) Longstreth, Staff Sgt. Brian (Melissa) Koehn, Scott (Teresa) Bohyer, Matthew Bohyer, Bo (Rebecca) Koehn, Aaron (Marissa) Bohyer, Craig (Nicole) Bohyer, Kyle Grammatas, great-grandchildren; MacKenzie, Madison, Breonna, Makayla, Chloe, Kendall, Avery, Jake, and, Madeline. He was preceded in death by brothers; Raymond Bohyer and Gene Bohyer, and sisters; Vera Chamberlain and Eleanor Ringler.
Friends and family may gather at McFarland & Son Funeral Home on Sunday, November 18, 2012 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Funeral service will be held Monday, November 19, 2012 at 1:30 pm at the Funeral Home with Rev. Kenneth Hopkins of Champion Christian Church officiating. Inurnment will follow at Meadowbrook Memorial Park.
Family request material contributions be made to the Champion Christian Church, 151 Center St. West, Warren, OH. 44483. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to McFarland & Son Funeral and Cremation Services Company, 271 N. Park Ave, Warren, OH 44481, (330)393-9621. Please visit www.McFarlandCares.com to view this obituary, send condolences and order flowers.