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Donald "Don" Otto Boehnlein

October 30, 1929 November 23, 2018
Donald "Don" Otto Boehnlein
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Obituary for Donald "Don" Otto Boehnlein

Donald “Don” Otto Boehnlein, of South Lyon, passed away on November 23, 2018. He was 89 years old.

Don was born in Detroit on October 30, 1929 to Otto and Elizabeth Boehnlein. He graduated from Cooley High School. He married Edna Strickland on May 2, 1953. Don was an early pioneer in computing technology, working with the UNIVAC computers, the first type produced in the U.S. He retired as a Computer Operations Manager after 48 years with Douglas and Lomason Company. He was an adult leader, served as treasurer, and was involved with fundraising activities for Boy Scout Troop 733 for several years. Don enjoyed his retirement wintering in Florida, going out to dinner, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Edna; children, David (Amber) Boehnlein, Ronald (Gail) Boehnlein, Gary (Kathy) Boehnlein, and Elizabeth (Daryl) Gallant, ; grandchildren, Erica (Tina), Stephen (Emily), Christopher (Ashleigh), Jeffrey, and Kayla Boehnlein, Tanner and Jordan Gallant; great-grandchildren, Ella and Zooey Boehnlein; also many extended family and dear friends.

Don is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Jessica Boehnlein.

A Memorial Service will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 404 E. Liberty St., Milford, on Monday, December 3rd, from 1-4 PM, with a Time of Sharing to begin at 3PM.

Memorial Contributions can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.


For further information phone 248-684-6645.


Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

3

Dec

1:00 PM 12/3/2018 1:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 12/3/2018 4:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford

404 E. Liberty Street
Milford, MI 48381

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford
404 E. Liberty Street Milford 48381 MI
United States

Service

Monday

3

Dec

3:00 PM 12/3/2018 3:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford

404 E. Liberty Street
Milford, MI 48381

Time of Sharing

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford
404 E. Liberty Street Milford 48381 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Children’s Hospital

501 St Jude Place
Memphis , TN 38105
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