CARTHAGE-Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Weng Funeral Chapel for Maxine Cearnal Boehne, 94, Carthage, who died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at St. Luke’s Nursing Center. Burial will be in Dudenville Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at wengfuneralchapel.com.
Survivors include two daughters, Barbara Tatum and husband Bob, Carthage and Vickie Hoover Troutman and husband Don, Alba; three grandchildren, Jennifer Comer, Joplin, Michael Tatum, Carterville and Danielle Yost, Galena, Kan. and six great-grandchildren, Kiytierra, Gabby, Onnika, Savanah, Riley and Xander.
She was preceded in death by two husbands and a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Lynda Cearnal.
Mrs. Boehne was born July 25, 1919, in Dudenville, to Hardy and Bertha (Sherrod) White. She was reared by her stepmother, Icyl Hope White, after her mother passed away when she was 13 months old. She worked in the Carthage Senior High School cafeteria and then the Big Smith Factory until she retired. She was a former member of the Dudenville Methodist Church and a member of the Lockwood Immanuel Lutheran Church.
She married Paul Cearnal on Jan. 29, 1938. They lived and farmed together until his death in 1970. She moved to Carthage in April of 1970 and in 1979 she was united in marriage to Delbert Boehne. He also preceded her in death.