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DeLos W. "Boney" Bohnsack

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Dorothy, James and I are so sorry to hear about Boneys passing. I will always treasure the friendship that we had. I loved it when he would come down to farmer's market and let me know how many miles he'd walked and how many miles he rode his bike that already that morning or bring James the new quarters as they came out. Or when he would come up to our booth saying something about bringing "this stranger" down. And

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Posted by: Nancy Bernal - Dubuque, IA - Friend   Aug 12, 2017

There is no one that could ever fill the shoes of Boney. Such a simple man that loved his wife and daughter so biblically. Boney did not need or want material things to make him happy. Helping other people made him happy. He always made sure the Westhoff kids had clean and good running cars. He so graciously treated us like one of his own. Rest In Peace Boney!!! You are home with the Lord and our paths will cross again someday.


Posted by: Joy Bird - Dubuque, IA - Friend   Aug 08, 2017

I am so sorry to hear of Boneys passing. He will be missed. I think some of my shoulder aches are due partially from all the bear hugs I got from him. Again, my condolences. ❤


Posted by: Jim Pfab - Savannah, GA - Family   Aug 07, 2017

I was a laborer @ the Pack in the late 70s thru the late 90s. I met alot of great people there. Boney was one I could not forget, I got open ordered to Beef Boning dept once & had the pleasure of working with Boney. What a great, friendly, courteous,kind man he was. Not your average Pack guy for sure. He took alot of crap from other guys there, for being so kind to everyone. But he didn't care

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Posted by: Mike Spautz - Dubuque - Friend   Aug 07, 2017

For 20 years Boney and I have held a tradition that every time I was back in DBQ we'd get together for a visit over coffee, usually at his house. He'd usually send me back to Texas with a new deck of cards, or a handy white utility bucket, or sometimes a hat from his hat collection. I appreciated Boney's friendship and will miss the candid opinions he so willingly shared. Our hearts go out Dorothy, Beth and Darin and the entire Bohnsack family as we mourn their loss with them. RIP Boney.


Posted by: Rod Fischer - San Antonio, TX - Friend   Aug 07, 2017

Boney was an awesome neighbor always had a friendly smile and a wave when I drove by. And was always eager to bring me tomotoes in the summer. He will be missed. Hugs thoughts and prayers.


Posted by: Cindy Schwendinger - Dubuque, IA - Neighbor   Aug 07, 2017

Cool classmate at good ol' Galena High School. Condolences to the Bohnsack family.


Posted by: Dorothy Beckwith - Belmont, WI - Classmate   Aug 06, 2017

Our hearts go out to you, Darin and your family. May the pain of loss pas quickly and the the beautiful memories of your father soothe your souls.


Posted by: CJ and Ed Lopau/Tiezzi - Friend   Aug 05, 2017