Dateline: November 10, 2005
Funeral services for
Chester Leon Bohlar, age 75, were held at 2:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery
in McLean, with Brian Quisenberry, officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Bailey-Ware Funeral Home
Mr. Bohlar died
Wednesday, November 2, 2005, in Amarillo.
He was born January 19, 1930, to Charlie and Mary Bohlar in
Collingsworth County. He
married Jean Cannon on May 23, 1949, in Canadian, Texas.
He served in the Army during the Korean War.
He worked for the City of McLean for many years until he retired in
1998. He also owned the
Cicero-Smith Lumber Yard in McLean.
He was preceded in
death by his wife, Jean Bohlar, in September 2000.
three daughters, Toni Bohlar of McLean, Connie McKinney and husband Edward
of Clarendon, and Beck Sheppard and husband Randy of Hobbs, New Mexico;
one son, Chet Bohlar and wife Sally of McLean; three brothers, Charles
Bohlar of Oklahoma City, James Bohlar of Houston, and Darrow Bohlar of
Shamrock; one sister, Betty Rawlings of Amarillo; seven grandchildren; and
three great grandchildren.
The family suggests
memorials be made to BSA Hospice, 600 N. Tyler, Amarillo, TX 79105.
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