OGDENSBURG -- A Mass of Christian Burial for Edwin “Bub” G. Boismenu, age 98, of W. Seneca, NY and formerly of Ogdensburg will be held on Thursday, November 30 with a prayer service at 9:30 a.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home followed by the Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Rev. Joseph Morgan officiating.
Burial will follow the service at St. Mary’s Cemetery with full military honors.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, November 29 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at the Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home Inc. 1340 Union Road West Seneca NY.
Mr. Boismenu passed away on November 25, 2017.
Surviving are his children, Michael (Penny), Hank (Carol), Thomas (Marge), and Paul (Michelle); a brother, Ronald (Beverly) Boismenu; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; along with nieces, nephews & cousins.
His wife Alice; a son James; two sisters Virginia & Carol and two brothers Rick & Gerald predeceased him.
“Bub” was born on Jun 3, 1919, in Ogdensburg a son of the late Eldric & Clara (Graham) Boismenu.
He attended local schools for his education and entered the United States Army in 1941 until 1945 when he was honorably discharged.
He later married Alice Murphy on April 7, 1947, in Buffalo.
In 1951 he began his career with American Airlines at the Buffalo Airport as an electrician where he worked until 1983 when he retired.
He was a past member of the VFW Post 2936 and American Legion Post 69 in Ogdensburg.
Memorial donations can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.
Condolences can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.