Ned Russell Boldoser, 80, passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family to join his Heavenly Father on Monday, July 27, 2015, at 9:35 a.m.
He was born to Charles and Marie (Riggin) Boldoser on Jan. 18, 1937, in Circleville.
He was a lifelong resident of Pickaway County and spent most of his life farming the family land until his retirement.
He was well known and liked by all who knew him. He never knew a stranger.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Connie (Hellmann) Boldoser; children, Christine (Stephen) Lallier, Catherine (Allen) Ett, Russell (Julie) Boldoser and Cari (Nathan) Cotton; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Private graveside services were held.
At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Adena Hospice of Chillicothe, 111 W. Water St., Chillicothe, Ohio 45601.
Arrangements were under the direction of Wellman Funeral Home. Visit www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal