Nelma E. Bohmfalk
Nelma E. Boales Bohmfalk of Hondo, 78, died on Oct. 2, 2017, in Hondo.
A visitation will be held tomorrow at 9 a.m. at New Fountain United Methodist Church in Hondo.
A funeral service will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m., also at New Fountain United Methodist Church in Hondo, followed by interment at Hondo Cemetery, Oakwood Section.
She was born on July 6, 1939, in Leakey to Mabel Nancy (Routt) and Jack D. Boales Sr.
The family says she enjoyed sewing, playing Bridge and dominoes, and visiting casinos. She was proud to make and share fudge and pecan pies with family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, J. D. Boales and Lawrance Boales; and one sister, Mary Elizabeth “Betty” Smith.
Bohmfalk is survived by her husband of 59 years, Wilbur E. Bohmfalk, of Hondo; one son, Lawrance W. Bohmfalk and wife, Jessica, of Oxford, Arkansas; one daughter, Laura Elaine Ward and husband, Richard, of Bastrop; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Larry Boales and wife, Virlyn, of Uvalde; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be R. Chad Ward, B. Leon Yoder, Kade Thigpen, Eddie Thigpen, Michael Bohmfalk and Harry Hollister.
Honorary pallbearers will be Kipp Boales, Todd Boales and Luis “Chico” Portillo.
The family suggests memorial donations be made to New Fountain United Methodist Church, 2980 FM 2676, Hondo, TX 78861, or the charity of one’s choice.
Guinn Horger Funeral Home, www.guinn-horger.com