Grandin, North Dakota
Chris Bohn, age 48, died May 7, 2009 at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview in Minneapolis, MN. Chris Bohn was born November 27, 1960 to Ronald and Betty (Muehler) Bohn at St. Francis Hospital in Breckenridge, MN. He was raised in rural Wahpeton and graduated from Wahpeton High School in 1979. He attended NDSCS and NDSU where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture.
He worked at Agway Inc. and then CHS in Grandin, ND until his death. He was united in marriage to Jody Dally on July 23, 1988 in West Fargo, ND and they made their home in Grandin, ND. Chris was very active in family, school, and community activities including the Northern Cass Booster Club, Grandin Fire Department, Northern Cass Summer Recreation Board, Grandin City Council, First Presbyterian Church of Grandin Session, and the Grandin Civic Club Gaming Board. He was also an active member of the National Sunflower Association, the Northern Grain Managers Association and various other seed and grain trade organizations. His passions were hunting, fishing, golfing, snowmobiling, and his children.
Chris is survived by his loving wife, Jody (Dally) Bohn; his daughter, Megan; his son, Zachery and his daughter, Molly all of Grandin, ND; his mother, Betty Bohn of Wahpteon, ND; and his brother, Rick Bohn of Sioux Falls, SD; his brother-in-law, Tom Dally; his sister-in-law, Kim Dally; and their children, Kyle and Kaila of Grandin, ND.
A special thank you to all of the doctors, nurses and chaplains at MeritCare on 7th floor and ICU; the doctors, nurses and chaplains at St. Alexius in Bismarck, ND along with the doctors, nurses and chaplains at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview in Minneapolis. You allowed us to keep the faith.
He was preceded in death by his father Ronald; his father-in-law Donald Dally; and his grandparents, Herbert and Clara Bohn and Herman and Alma Muehler.
Chris touched so many lives and he will be missed tremendously by his family and all who knew him. His strong spirit to live and faith in God will always be admired by many who knew him to “Never Give Up.” The family wishes to thank all those who have offered prayers, greetings, cards, food, and support over the last few months and years.
Prayer Service will be held Friday, May 15, 2009 at Boulger Funeral Home, 123 10th St S., Fargo ND, with visitation from 5-7 PM and the service at 7 PM.
Funeral Service will be Saturday, May 16, 2009 at 10 AM at First Presbyterian Church, 650 2nd Avenue North, Fargo, ND with visitation 1 hour prior to the service in the church. Lunch will be served immediately after the service and interment will be 2:00 at the Grandin Community Cemetery in Grandin.
(Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo)