Obituary for Emily A. Boehm
Emily Ann Boehm of Shiner passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at the age of 90 years, 4 months and 29 days.
Visitation will start at 5:00 pm on June 22, 2012 at Buffington Funeral Home. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 22, 2012 at Buffington Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 10:00 am with Father Kirby Hlavata officiating followed by burial at the Shiner Catholic Cemetery under the direction of Buffington Funeral Home, Shiner.
Pallbearers are sons, T. Joe Boehm, Eugene Boehm, A. Robert Boehm, and Martin Boehm; grandsons, Jeff Boehm, Edward Boehm, Marty Boehm, and Jon Fisher.
Emily was born on January 20, 1922 in Komensky to the late Jim Pavlicek and Emilie Gieptner Pavlicek. She was married to Alvin J. Boehm in November 1941. She spent the majority of her life in Shiner raising her children. An active member of Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, she belonged to the Catholic Daughters, Altar Society, and KJZT. She also volunteered as a Pink Lady at the Shiner Hospital, was a Den Mother with the Boy Scouts and took part in countless school related activities involving her children and grandchildren.
Emily will be lovingly remembered by her four sons, T. Joe Boehm and wife Elizabeth, Eugene Boehm and wife Josie, A. Robert Boehm and wife Patsy and Martin Boehm and wife Dolly all of Shiner; two daughters, Donna Boehm of Schertz and Yvonne Boehm Fisher of New Braunfels; one sister, Georgiann Barta of Flatonia, one brother-in-law, Edwin "Buck" Boehm of Shiner, one sister-in-law, DeLois Pavlicek of Lubbock, 13 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and 1 great great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin on June 26, 2001, her mother, father, step-mother and three brothers.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at
Buffington Funeral Home, 520 N. Ave C, Shiner, Texas 77984