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Herbert Bozych

May 24, 1923 ~ December 23, 2020 (age 97)

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Herb Bozych, age 97 of Foley, passed away December 23, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family.  Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Gilman.  Rev. Vigil Helmin will officiate.  Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at the Foley Funeral Home and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday.  Burial will take place in the Parish Cemetery.  Service with Dignity provided by the Foley Funeral Home.

Herbert Frank Bozych was born May 24, 1923 in Benton County to Frank and Susan (Kipka) Bozych.  He was a US Army Veteran.  Herb delivered candy and drove a candy truck in his younger years and also worked for North West Block.  He dairy farmed until he sold his cows in 1986 and continued to raise hogs and beef cattle.  He enjoyed playing cards and always had a joke to tell.  Herb was happiest when he could spend time with his family.  He was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and the Gilman Knights of Columbus.  

He is survived by his wife, Pauline of Foley and sons and triplet daughters: Dave, Sartell; Dennis, Foley; Mike (Janet), Becker; Margaret (Keith) Kantor, Foley; Mary (Brad) Vance, Buffalo and Marie (Victor) Salgren of Foreston as well as 13 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren and a sister, Angeline Wittrock of Kalamazoo, Michigan.  He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters: Gusty Rothanberg, Irene Schyma, Clara Gahl, Lorraine Broda and daughter-in-law, Mary Jo Bozych.  

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
December 29, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Foley Funeral Home
221 Second Avenue
Foley, MN 56329

Visitation
Wednesday
December 30, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Foley Funeral Home and Cremation Provider
221 2nd Avenue P.O. Box 307
Foley, MN 56329

Mass of Christian Burial
Wednesday
December 30, 2020

11:00 AM
SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church

Gilman, MN 56333

Committal
Wednesday
December 30, 2020

12:00 PM
SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church

Gilman, MN 56333

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