News and Tribune

March 8, 2013

Louis ‘George’ Boss Jr.

57; of Navilleton

— Funeral Mass for Louis “George” Boss Jr., 57, of Navilleton, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 11, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Navilleton, with burial in the church cemetery. He died Friday, March 8, 2013, at home surrounded by his family.

  The son of Margie L. Schelling Boss and the late Louis G. Boss Sr., he was born April 25, 1955 in Louisville. He worked 35 years for Bunton Lawn & Turf Company which later became Greenlee Textron Company. He was a former member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Navilleton and member of Local 110 Sheet Metal Workers Union. He was a handyman and loved to fish. He was very lovable and touched the lives of many. He never complained and fought his battle with cancer until the very end. The family would like to thank the nurses at the Cancer Care Center in New Albany for their special care and compassion. 

Survivors include his wife, Carol Coffey Boss; mother, Margie Boss; children, Connie Mae King, and Christopher Louis Boss; siblings, Michael W. Boss and partner, Shea, Dennis L. Boss, Teri R. Ballew, Lisa M. Combs and her husband, Brian, and Susan L. Riddle; beloved dog, Snickers; two grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, at Kraft Funeral Service, Spring Street Chapel, New Albany. A Rosary service will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.  

Contributions in his memory may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, NPCF, P. O. Box 1848, Longmont CO 80502.

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