Margaret E. Boes

Margaret E. “Mickey” Boes, 79, of Carey, died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at her residence.

She was born Aug. 22, 1933, in Carey, to Henry and Armella (Frisch) O’Flaherty. She married Robert L. Boes July 24, 1954, at Our Lady of Consolation Shrine, Carey, and he preceded her in death June 5, 2000.

Surviving are 11 children, Rick (Sharon) Boes, Carol (Chuck) Fredritz and Linda (Mark Mathias) Yost, all of Carey, “Sam” (James) Mathias of Alvada, Jack Boes of Carey, Paul (Deb) Boes of Sycamore, David (Robin) Boes of Carey, Nick (Chrissy) Boes of Vanlue, Dale (Vicky) Boes of Carey, Gary (Sheri) Boes of Sycamore and Chip (Janice) Boes of Carey; son-in-law, Evan Wank of New Riegel; 29 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two brothers, John and David (Rosely) O’Flaherty, both of Carey; and a sister, Betty O’Flaherty of Upper Sandusky.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Ann Wank; daughter-in-law, Kristie Boes; brother, William O’Flaherty; and two sisters-in-law, Rosetta and Frances “Frankie” O’Flaherty.

A memorial Mass will be 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2013, at The Basilica of Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, with the Rev. Paul Faroh officiating.

There will be no visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Wyandot County or Bridge Home Health & Hospice in care of Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, 225 W. Findlay St., Carey, OH 43316-1169.