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Dorothea Louise Hobbie

Dorothea Louise Hobbie

Female 1919 - 2015  (95 years)

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  • Name Dorothea Louise Hobbie 
    Born 8 Mar 1919  Dunbarr, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Agency: on a farm 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Jan 2015  Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Agency: The Ambassador 
    Obituary 13 Jan 2015  [2
    Mrs. Dorothea Louise (Hobbie) Boardman, 95 Years, 10 months and 4 days, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother entered into rest on Monday, January 12, 2015, at the Ambassador Nebraska City, Nebraska.

    Dorothea was born on March 8, 1919 on a farm near Dunbar, Nebraska as the oldest child to Louise Kathryn (Giittinger) and Karl Fredrick Hobbie. Upon graduation from Nebraska City High School she was a rural school teacher for two years. Dorothea married James Boardman August 17, 1938, in Tecumseh, Nebraska. To their union they had six children, Ronald, Rheda, Larry, Robert, Dan, and Susan. They lived in the Nebraska City, Nebraska and Union, Nebraska area until 1945. Following James's discharge from the Army in 1945 they farmed near Murray, Nebraska and later near Union. In 1971, after raising six children, being a farm wife, and a 4-H leader she returned to the work force and became a manager for the Rural Water District NO 1. She served on the Nebraska Rural Water Association as Secretary-Treasurer and as a Director. She retired in 1992. In 2002 they moved to the Ambassador in Nebraska City. She was a member of the Queen Esther Chapter #1 Order of Eastern Star (OES). In July 2012, she received the Imhof Award from Queen Esther Chapter #1 OES in Nebraska City for being the member with the most years with that chapter (73 years). Dorothea loved to quilt and made quilts for all her children and grand children. Dorothea was preceded in death by her: husband James of 69 years on April 30, 2008, son Ronald on February 26, 2005, grand daughter Cheryl on December 7, 1964, brother Ralph Hobbie on April 9, 2011, and sister Betty Robinson on January 4, 2008. Dorothea has left behind to cherish her many wonderful memories include her children: Rheda Boardman of Boerne, Texas, Larry Boardman and wife Marilyn of Nehawka, Nebraska, Robert Boardman and wife Bethene of Peru, Iowa, Dan Boardman of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Susan Cropp and husband Charles of Burr, Nebraska, daughter-in-law Mrs. Ronald (Shirley) Boardman of Lincoln, Nebraska; sister Dolores Wade of Nebraska City Nebraska; 9 grandchildren: James Boardman, Michael Boardman and wife Sara, Janice Boardman Nitz and husband Michael, Phillip Boardman, Andrew Boardman, Kori Boardman Stuck and husband Aaron, Carrie Cropp, Brian Cropp, Adam Cropp, and Stephanie Boardman; 10 great grand children; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The family would like to sincerely thank the staff at the Ambassador for the wonderful care they provided.

    Viewing will begin at Peterson Mortuary Chapel in Nebraska City, Nebraska, on Thursday, January 15, 2015, from 1:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m. The family will be greeting friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. followed be an Eastern Star Rites by the Queen Ester Chapter # 1, Order of Eastern Star at 7:00 p.m., Viewing will also be held on Friday, January 16, 2015, 9:00 a.m. until service time at Peterson Mortuary Chapel.
    A Celebration of Life Funeral Services will be held on Friday, January 16, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. at Peterson Mortuary Chapel in Nebraska City, Nebraska with interment to follow at East Union Cemetery. Those who so desire may make memorial contributions in her name to the Alzheimer's Association, or Tabatha Hospice Care, or to the charity of their choice. 
    Person ID I3121  Delvee Family | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2018 

    Father Karl Frederick Hobbie,   b. 24 Nov 1896, Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1938, Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Louise Kathyrn Giittinger,   b. 12 Jan 1896, Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jan 1988, Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 14 Mar 1918  Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F1693  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Boardman,   b. 11 Feb 1912, Hartington, Cedar County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 2008  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1938  Tecumseh, Johnson County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Ronald James Boardman,   b. 28 Dec 1943, Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 2005, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [Birth]
     2. Rheda Jean Boardman
     3. Larry Leon Boardman
     4. Robert J. Boardman
     5. Danny D Boardman
     6. Susan Elizabeth Boardman
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F1690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Agency: on a farm - 8 Mar 1919 - Dunbarr, Otoe County, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Aug 1938 - Tecumseh, Johnson County, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: The Ambassador - 12 Jan 2015 - Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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    Dorothea Louise Boardman
    Dorothea Louise Boardman

  • Sources 
    1. [S125] Boardman, Larry L. Boardman Family Gedcom, , (Nebraska City, Nebraska. Family Tree Maker Database, December 1998).

    2. [S1114] Obituary of Dorothea Louise Boardman, (Nebraska City, Nebraska: The Peterson Mortuary, 13 January 2015).