BOEHM, Ella A.

BOEHM, Ella A., 96, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at her home.

She was born January 10, 1917, in Wilhelmsthal, Germany, a daughter of the late John and Katherine (Steininger) Weiss.

Ella was a member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Martins Ferry.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Boehm; a granddaughter, Jeannie Splenda; four brothers, Max, Arnold, Oswald and Christian and a sister, Hilda.

Surviving are her two sons, Albert J. (Patti) Boehm of Martins Ferry and Mark H. (Kathy) Boehm of Wheeling, WV; two daughters, Rose Friton of Cross Jct., VA and Mary Ann Boehm of Stephens City, VA; eight grandchildren, 18 great – grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received at Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH, Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Saturday, April 20, 2013, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Martins Ferry with Rev. Tom Marut officiating. Burial follows at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Martins Ferry.

Rosary devotions will be recited Friday at 3:45 pm followed by Wake services at 7:30 p.m. both in the funeral home.

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