William J. ‘Bill’ Boslet

April 16, 1950 - Sept. 16, 2019

William J. “Bill” Boslet, 69, of Altoona, died Monday at UPMC Altoona, after an extended illness.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Charles C. and Mary E. (Gauntner) Boslet.

Surviving are two brothers: Edward C. and wife, Patti, of Altoona, and Thomas A. Boslet of Vestal, N.Y.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Elaine Strunk.

Bill graduated from Bishop McCort High School in Johnstown and from St. Mary’s College in Kentucky. He retired as a certified nurse’s aide from Moran’s Nursing Home, after five years of service.

He was a member of the Cathedral of Blessed Sacrament, Altoona and an avid reader.

At Bill’s request, there will be no viewing. Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Altoona, Father Dennis Kurdziel celebrant. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family at Calvary Cemetery. Arrange­ments are by Jones Funeral Home, Altoona.