EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

October 8, 2013

Bruce W. 'Skip' Bohnwagner, 69


Canton — Bruce W. “Skip” Bohnwagner, 69, a longtime resident of Canton, died at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, on Friday, October 4. He was the husband of Maureen (Brown) Morrison-Bohnwagner. Born in Hartford, Conn., he was raised in Lawrence and graduated from Lawrence High School, Class of 1963. He was a resident of Canton for 30 years. Mr. Bohnwagner was a Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force and a veteran of the Vietnam Era. He was a member of the D.A.V. and a lifetime member of both the New England Chapter of Paralyzed Veterans and the American Wheelchair Bowling Association. He enjoyed bowling, wheelchair sports and woodworking, and was a fan of the Patriots and Red Sox.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Bohnwagner is survived by his stepsons, Joshua P. Morrison and his wife, Tara, of East Bridgewater, and Toby J. Morrison and his girlfriend, Helena Keeney of Alaska; as well as his grandson, Xander Stephenson.

ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral service will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park Street, Route 27, Stoughton, on Friday at 9:30 a.m. Visiting hours will be on Thursday, from 5 to 8 p.m. Interment will take place at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne. Due to floral restrictions at the cemetery, donations in Skip’s memory may be made to the Jimmy Fund, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02884, or Boys Town, 200 Flanagan Blvd., P.O. Box 6000, Boys Town, NE 68010. For directions and obituary, please visit www.farleyfh.com. Farley Funeral Home, 781-344-2676.