Ted Boechler

Ted Boechler

Boechler, Ted passed away at the Columbia View Manor in Trail on February 19, 2011. Ted entered this world in a small house in Allan, Saskatchewan 89 years ago.

Ted is survived by his loving soulmate of 64 years Irene and their four sons and their families; Randy Boechler of Calgary, Lyn Boechler of Chrisinta Lake, Barry Boechler of Cochrane and Kevin Boechler of Vancouver. Their descendants, Ted’s pride and joy, include 14 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Ted joined the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1939 and served his country in England until 1945. Ted and Irene married August 3, 1946 and subsequently moved to Trail in 1947 where Ted was employed as a Cominco oiler for 31 years. Ted and his brothers-in-law enjoyed all the fishing offered in our Kootenays.

Those wishing to pay their respects please join us a the Lady of Perpetual Help on Friday, February 25 at 10:30am. Memorial donations can be made to the wonderful caregivers at Columbia View Manor.


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