Cumberland Times-News


February 6, 2013


KEYSER, W.Va. — William Bosley, 87, of Knobley Road, Keyser, passed away on Feb. 4, 2013 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.

Born on March 27, 1925, he was the son of the late Grover and Viola (Evans) Bosley. William is preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine (Riggleman) Bosley; and also many brothers and sisters.

Mr. Bosley was a retired boiler operator from the Westvaco paper mill and was also a former Mineral County Commissioner. He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of the Keyser V.F.W.

He is survived by two sons, Gary Bosley and Patty, Cortland, Ohio and Chris Bosley and Candy, Keyser. His is also survived by three grandchildren, Sherry Burnham and Bill, Cortland, Chrisi George and Scott, Winchester, Va., Cevin Bosley and Samantha, Keyser; four great-grandchildren, Lexi and Logan Burnham and Cara and Braden George; and a sister, Jo Mason, Ohio.

Friends and family will be received at the Boal Funeral Home, Westernport, on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 from 6 to 9 p.m.

There will be a one hour visitation prior to the funeral service on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. James McCuen officiating.

Interment will be in Philos Cemetery, Westernport.

Honorary pallbearers are Pat Nolan, Scott George, Bill Burnham, Daniel Duncan, Bob Mongold, Gene Mongold and Porter Beaver.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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