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William "Bill" Henry Bohlman

September 19, 1929 ~ September 30, 2017 (age 88)

William “Bill” Bohlman, 88, of Bemidji, MN died Saturday, September 30, 2017 at his home

surrounded by his family.

A Celebration of Life will be 3PM-6 PM., Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Rockwood Town Hall. Arrangements were entrusted to the Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home, Bemidji.

William Henry Bohlman was born September 19, 1929 in Roosevelt Township, MN to August and Lydia (Elke) Bohlman. He grew up in the Debs area where he lived for many years. When he was a young man, Bill, worked for farmers and Glascow Ready Mix in Montana. He met Ruth in Bemidji in 1956 and they were married August 4, 1958. He then moved to Becida where he has lived since. Most people know Bill as the Mobile Home Mover, until he retired in 2007. He enjoyed collecting cans, hunting, fishing and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth Bohlman of Bemidji; daughters, Rosalyn (Steve) Ward of Bemidji; Colleen (Mansel) Rice of Bemidji and Monica (Joel) Gregerson of Bemidji; sons, Darrell (Penny) Bohlman of Bemidji and Darvin (April & Becca) Bohlman of Bemidji; 12 grandchildren; 19, great-grandchildren and brothers, Duane (Myrna) Bohlman of Bemidji and Harold (Ruth) Bohlman of Miles City, MT.

He was preceded in death by his parents, August and Lydia Bohlman; brothers, Richard Bohlman and Leroy Bohlman; nephew, Lance Bohlman and grandson, Ryan Gregerson.

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 Service Information

Celebration of Life
October 14, 2017

3:00 PM
Rockwood Town Hall
16962 Co Rd 9
Bemidji, MN 56601

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