SIU Professor Emeritus, Bill Boysen, 84, of Cobden, passed away peacefully on April 28, 2020.
He was born on Jan. 23, 1936, the son of Emil and Erna Boysen of Foster, Wash.
He is survived by his wife, Marilyn; son Trent Boysen and family, Lori, Zoe and Emma; and daughter Kendall Boysen and family, Nora, Devyn and Alex.
Memorial services will be held privately for the family. A memorial service for the public will be held at a later date.
Memorials can be made to the activities fund at the Illinois Veterans Home in Anna, 792 N. Main St., Anna, Ill. 62906.
To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit www.rendlemanhilemanfh.com.
Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden is in charge of arrangements.