Josef Mathis Boos
passed away peacefully at his residence in Lumby on November 21st, 2007 at the age of 75 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Ida, to whom he was married for 52 years, 4 sons, Stefan (Christine), Martin, Norbert (Manuela) and Mathias (Tess); 1 daughter, Beatrice; 11 grandchildren; 5 brothers and 3 sisters. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, 1 brother and 1 sister. Josef came to Canada to live out his childhood dream of being a cowboy, owning horses and living in a log home and remarkably was able to fulfill that dream.
The Funeral Service will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Saturday, December 1st, 2007 at 1:00 P.M. with Father Richard Hanaczewski officiating. A Reception will follow in the Tea Room of Bethel Funeral Chapel and the interment will take place in the Lumby Cemetery following the Reception.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Josef to the Canadian Cancer Society, #104 – 3402 – 27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1.
Funeral arrangements have been made with
BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street,
Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (542-1187)