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David A. Boger

Obituary for David A. Boger

June 15, 1935 - November 3, 2018
McHenry, Illinois | Age 83


David A. Boger, a longtime resident of McHenry, died on November 3rd, 2018. He was 83 years old.

Born in Oak Park, Mr. Boger grew up in the Chicago area. A graduate of Loras College, he also held two graduate degrees from Northern Illinois University. He served for two years in the U.S. Army.

Mr. Boger was a career educator, serving for decades as both an elementary school and high school teacher. He also was a principal, administrator, and school superintendent, and, in his later years, a board member of McHenry High School District 156.

He is survived by his brother, James Boger, also of McHenry, as well as two nieces.

Mr. Boger was held in the highest regard by the McHenry community. His devotion to – and skill in -- teaching were widely admired by parents and fellow teachers alike. Passionate and compassionate, devoted and caring, loving and loved, he held high the torch of learning. He will be sorely missed by all of the people whose lives he touched.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 4pm to 8pm at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Dr., McHenry, IL. Funeral Mass will be on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 11am at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 1401 N. Richmond Rd., McHenry. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

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591 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
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