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David S. Bozovich

February 17, 1946 ~ February 16, 2022 (age 75)


DAVID S. BOZOVICH, 75, of Whittington passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at his home.

He was born in West Frankfort, IL on Feb 17, 1946, the son of Nick & Dollie Faye (Overturf) Bozovich.

David married Diana (Arview) on June 8, 2002, and she survives.

David was a Vietnam Veteran, serving in the Navy. He served 4 years active duty, and 2 years in the Reserves.

He was of the Christian faith, and was a Life member of the VFW. He was a member of the UMWA, retiring from Freeman #6.

Mr. Bozovich is survived by his:

Wife: Diana Bozovich of Whittington

Children: Stephen Bozovich & Jacqueline of Benton

Terri Bozovich Harmon of Thompsonville

Tresa Bozovich Reigart of Antioch, TN

Dale Gordon & wife Jolynn of Ewing

Tara Fox & husband Eric of Thompsonville

Mandi Harris & husband Jeff of Lone Oak, KY

19 Grandchildren

3 GreatGrandchildren

Father-in-law and Mother-in-law: Bud & Shirley Arview of West Frankfort

Mr. Bozovich was preceded in death by his Parents and by his Siblings: Kenneth Bozovich, Betty Braden, Donetia Laur, Mary Bozovich, Ruth Baluk, Ann Mason, Mildred Jacobs, Virginia Benns and Howard Bozovich, by his Son-in-law: Pete Reigart and by a Brother-in-law: Jeff Arview.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, February 20th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton with Pastor Joe Arview & Sister Laura Reynolds officiating. Burial with Military Rites conducted by the Benton American Legion Post 2671, VFW Post 280 and the United States Navy Honor Team will be in the Overturf Cemetery in Ewing. Visitation will be from 5:00 P. M. to 8:00 P. M. on Saturday, February 19th at the funeral home.

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February 19, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

Funeral Service
February 20, 2022

2:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

Final Resting Place

Overturf Cemetery
Long Prairie Road
Benton, IL 62812

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