THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Eugene A. Bohm
Issue Date: January 10, 2018
Eugene A. "Gene" Bohm, 71, of Ashwaubenon, passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018 at home after a courageous battle with cancer, with family by his side.
Born in Krakow, to Bernard "Ben" and Adeline (Rybicki) Bohm, he lived in Green Bay all his life and graduated from Pulaski High School in 1964. He served in the United States Air Force from 1964 to 1968 in Saigon during the Vietnam War. On June 3, 1972, he married Diane Ryan at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Green Bay.
He worked as a millwright for Diana Manufacturing Company, Georgia Pacific and Aurora Hospital. He was a longtime member of Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Parish and the Knights of Columbus Ashwaubenon Council #7498.
He enjoyed Door County, golfing, movies, family vacations and dedicated his life to his wife and family, but his grandchildren brought him the most joy.
He is survived by his wife, Diane; two sons, Patrick (Nicole) Bohm, Oconto Falls and Daniel (Holly) Bohm, Green Bay; four grandchildren; his mother-in-law, Dorothy Ryan, Green Bay; a sister-in-law, Virg (Allen) Behrendt, Little Suamico; a brother-in-law, John Mroczkowski, Krakow and Diane's siblings, Tom (Gerrie) Ryan, Lake Bluff, Ill., Fr. Dennis Ryan, Appleton, Pat (Dan) Ferron, Suamico, John (Rose) Ryan, New Berlin, Mary (Tom) Miller, Green Bay and Quinn Ryan, Kaukauna and many nieces; nephews; relatives and friends.
Including his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Bohm; a sister, Karen Mroczkowski and his father-in-law, Patrick Ryan.
Relatives and friends joined the family for visitation at Blaney Funeral Home in Green Bay on Wednesday, Jan. 10 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., followed by a Parish Wake Service. Visitation continued at Nativity of Our Lord Church in Green Bay on Thursday, Jan. 11 from 9 a.m. until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Rev. Dennis Ryan and Rev. Mike Ingold concelebrated with burial in Allouez Catholic Cemetery.