John J. Boschert, 83, of 153 Townview Rd., St. Marys, died Friday, March 29, 2013 at his residence after a brief illness.
He was born July 28, 1929, in St. Marys, son of the late Walter and Anna Buchheit Boschert.
He was a lifelong resident of the area and attended St. Marys schools. He was a former employee of ServiceMaster at the St. Marys Area School District, retiring in 1993.
On June 28, 1957 in the St. Mary's Rectory, he married Anna M. Carlson, and she survives.
Mr. Boschert was a member of the St. Mary's Church, enjoyed spending time with his family, enjoyed hunting and going to camp, and loved the outdoors.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Linda Copello and her husband Joe of St. Marys, and Deborah Schneider and her husband Anthony of Brockport; four sons, John Boschert Jr. and his wife Jane of Ridgway, David Boschert and his wife Darlene of St. Marys, Michael Boschert and his wife Michele of St. Marys, and Stephen Boschert of St. Marys; 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Private funeral and committal services for John J. Boschert will be held at the convenience of the family.
Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery.
There will be no visitation.
Memorials, if desired, can be made to the Community Nurses, Inc. Hospice, 757 Johnsonburg Rd., Suite 200, St. Marys, PA 15857.
The Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be offered at www.lynch-radkowski.com.