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Irene Helena Boxberger

8/19/2014

Irene Helena Boxberger, 91, Russell, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Grand River Nursing Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

Irene Helena Boxberger, 91, Russell, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Grand River Nursing Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

She was born Feb. 24, 1923, in Susank to Emmanuel and Mary (Bouger) Michaelis.

She married Leo E. Boxberger on May 9, 1946, in Russell. He preceded her in death in November 1990. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, Leo Michael Boxberger, Manhattan, and Randall Ray Boxberger, Russell; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, with family present from 6 to 7 p.m. at the mortuary.

Memorials are suggested to St. John Lutheran Church or Bible Baptist Church, both of Russell, in care of the mortuary.