Marjorie Ann Boehm was a modest woman and observant in her ways. She was trustworthy and traditional in her approach to her life and in her relationships. She was tough-minded with the kind of "stick to it" attitude that earned the respect of all who knew her. She was also a woman who was meticulous, carefully disciplined, and orderly in virtually everything she undertook. Realistic about life, she was always at the ready, prepared to take on responsibility.
She was the daughter of Edward and Anna Kocian.
Marjorie was raised with ten brothers and sisters. She had six brothers, Eldon, Valentine, Julius, Bruno, Edward and Lummier and four sisters, Evelyn, Bridget, Judith and Irene. Marjorie was usually involved in all sorts of activities with her siblings. She and her siblings experienced rivalries typical of a growing family, but they shared many life experiences over the years.
On June 16, 1947 Marjorie exchanged wedding vows with Edwin Buck Boehm at Sts Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church of Shiner, Texas. Empathic and loyal, Marjorie was committed to making her new family happy.
Marjorie worked hard to be a good mother to her children and she did her best to fulfill their needs. Marjorie was blessed with five children, two sons,Waldo and Anthony and three daughters, Rosemary, Bonnie and Sharon. Another blessing for Marjorie was the gift of nine grandchildren, and four greatgrandchildren.
Marjorie's faith was important to her. She was a member of Sts Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church and also a member of Catholic Daughters.
Marjorie passed away on November 3, 2009. She is survived by her husband:Edwin "Buck", Two sons: Waldo and wife Janie and Anthony, Three daughters: Rosemary Lightsey and husband Roger, Bonnie Foster and husband Jack and Sharon Ahrens and husband Bobby, One brother: Eldon Kocian,One sister: Evelyn Fikac, Nine grandchildren: Crissy Machacek, Christopher Boehm, Roger Lightsey, James Lightsey, Stephanie Curtis, Elaine Vornsand, Joseph Ahrens, Carl Ahrens, Allyson Ahrens and Four great-grandchildren: Bailey Machacek, Max Machacek, Chesney Machacek, and David Grant Curtis.
Services will be held at Sts.Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church on Friday, November 6, 2009 at 10:30 am. Marjorie will be laid to rest in the Shiner Catholic Cemetery.
Simply stated, Marjorie was a good and kind person, an individual who will for all time be remembered by her family and friends as being a caring and giving person, someone who was a vital part of their lives. Marjorie leaves behind her a legacy of life-long friendships and many cherished memories. Everyone whose life she touched will always remember Marjorie Ann Boehm.