In Memory of

Paulette Jane Boger

December 18, 1943 - November 23, 2016
Paulette Jane Boger, the daughter of Percival and Ruth (Little) Knutson was born December 18, 1943, in Fort Dodge, IA. She attended school and graduated from Ida Grove High School. On December 20, 1971, Paulette was united in marriage to Ed Boger in El Paso, TX. Following Ed's service in the military, they lived in several rural Iowa communities before moving to Las Vegas, NV in 1984. While in Las Vegas, Paulette worked for Marriott Food Service for 20 years. Following her retirement, they moved to Cherokee, IA, in 2006. Paulette was an avid reader, loved crossword and jigsaw puzzles, and enjoyed crafts such as sewing, crochet, and embroidery. On November 23, 2016, Paulette passed away at her residence surrounded by family after an extended struggle with cancer at the age of 72. She is preceded in death by her parents, Percival and Ruth (Little) Knutson; and her brother, Conrad Knutson. She will be remembered by her husband, Edward Boger of Cherokee, IA; her sister, Janice Wright of Sioux City, IA; brother, Edmund Knutson of Ames, IA; daughter, Imina (Kris) Oftedahl of Lino Lakes, MN; two sons, Simonˊ (Barbara) Boger of Las Vegas, NV, and Bill (Jenny) Boger of Cherokee, IA; three grandchildren, Dallas, Megan, and Olivia; other relatives; and friends.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 28, 2016 at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa.
Pastor Tom Lewis
Visitation will be held one hour prior to visitation at the funeral home.
"Amazing Grace" "Just a Closer Walk With Thee"
At a later date.


Monday, November 28, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry to hear about Paulette. Lifting you all up in my prayers at this most difficult time.”
- Jennifer Harsh Dailey
Monday, November 28, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“sympathies and prayer to all family and friends she will be missed dearly but never forgot”
- Denita Paulsen
Sunday, November 27, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“I was very sad to hear that my friend and sister in Christ had passed away. I have many fond memories of her and of talks we had together. She was a beautiful lady. Even though we have only had intermittent contact over the last few years, I will always remember her with great fondness. ”
- Jacqueline (Jackie) F. White
Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Thoughts & Prayers are with you”
- Neville (Luke) & Joan Lucas
Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Paulette was a wonderful girl, Lady, and a joyful person. She will be missed by all that knew her. May God bless her and keep her.”
- Thomas A. Monroe SR
Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family

- Betty Halder
Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Paulette will always be in our heart. My family loves her and Ed dearly. I will miss her. I love her so much. ”
- Debbie Hofer
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