Howard E. Bozovich

May 8, 1928 ~ December 5, 2021 (age 93)


Howard E. Bozovich, 93, of West Frankfort passed away Sunday evening, December 5, 2021 at Herrin Hospital.
Mr. Bozovich was born in Benton, IL on May 8, 1928, the son of Nick John & Dollie Faye (Overturf) Bozovich.
He married Nellie O. Pullum on August 23, 1947 and she preceded him in death on September 16, 2007.
Mr. Bozovich was a retired Accountant. He was a member of the Steel City Baptist Church.
Howard is survived by his:
3 Children:
John H. Bozovich of West Frankfort
Ronald E. Bozovich & wife Patricia of Caseyville
N. Dianne Mitchell & husband Chris of West Frankfort
9 Grandchildren
18 Great-Grandchildren
4 Great-Great-Grandchildren
1 Brother: David Bozovich & wife Diana of Whittington
1 Sister: Virginia Benns of Benton
Mr. Bozovich was preceded in death by his Parents, Wife, Daughter-in-law-Joan, 2 grandsons, 1 granddaughter, 1 great-great-grandson, siblings: Kenneth, Betty Braden, Donetia Laur, Mary Bozovich, Ruth Baluk, Ann Mason and Mildred Jacobs.
Funeral services will be held at 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, December 9th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton with Pastor Joe Zbinden & Chris Mitchell officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Overturf Cemetery in Benton.
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December 9, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

Funeral Service
December 9, 2021

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


Overturf Cemetery
Long Prairie Road
Benton, IL 62812

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