Lester (Lee) Bohm, 74 of RR 1, Walnut, died Thursday morning at Perry Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Ross Funeral home in Walnut with Rev. Harry Miller, pastor of the Red Oak United Methodist church officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Cemetery.

Visitation is tonight from 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home.

He was born Nov. 20, 1903 in Walnut Twp., the son of William and Christine Bohm. He married Leta Chambers of Walnut on Dec. 20, 1931. He was a member of the English Lutheran Church of Princeton and farmed most of his life in the Walnut area.

Survivors include his widow; two sons, Donald of Walnut, and Clifford of Dover, Ill.; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters.

 (The Daily Gazette, The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, August 4, 1978 - Friday, page 4, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)




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