Frances Leota Boewe
Frances Leota Boewe
  • February 7, 1919 - November 8, 2014
  • Illinois

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Frances "Leota" Boewe, age 95, of West Salem, IL passed from this life to the next on Saturday, November 08, 2014 at Wabash Christian Retirement Center, Carmi, IL.
Leota was born February 7, 1919 in Bondville, IL, the daughter of Harry B. and Pearl A. (Luthe) Jones.
She married Mason Boewe in Henderson, KY on December 20, 1940, and he preceded her in death on
February 13, 2008.
Leota was a member of Zion United Methodist Church in West Salem, Eastern Star and a retiree of Champion Laboratories in West Salem.
She is survived by her son, Steve Boewe and wife Cathy, of Rockwall, TX, one granddaughter, Celia (Boewe) Anderson and husband Joe and two great grandsons, Cole and Kai Anderson of Heath, TX.
Leota was preceded in death by her parents, husband Mason, brother Lowell Jones, sister Eloise Thompson and grandsons, Gregg Boewe in 1970 and Chad Boewe in 1989.
The body will be cremated with burial in the Moravian Cemetery at 10AM, on Wednesday, November 26th, 2014. Mason's cremains will also be inurned, and he will be honored for his service to his country with Military Rites performed by the West Salem American Legion. Memorials may be made to Zion United Methodist Church in West Salem.