CORDELE -- Funeral services for Larry Harold Bokenhagen, 81, of Cordele will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Ebenezer Baptist Church with burial following in the church cemetery.
Mr. Bokenhagen passed away Thursday at Vistacare Hospice in Atlanta. He was born in Cordele and was the son of the late Jessie Earnest and Claudia Mae Wright Bokenhagen. He was a heavy mobile mechanic (RET) at the Marine Corp Logistics Base in Albany and a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church.
Mr. Bokenhagen is survived by his wife of 61 years, Elizabeth Marie Perry Bokenhagen of Cordele; two children, Michael Bokenhagen and his wife, Nita of Leesburg and Lisa Bokenhagen of Atlanta; a brother Noelan Bokenhagen of South Gate, MI, four grandchildren, Jason Bokenhagen, Kasie Stewart and her husband, Dustin, Kelly Newell and Kristin Newell; four great-grandchildren, Sydney Bokenhagen, Dakota Stewart, Drake Stewart and Dean Stewart; and two nephews and a niece, Alan Bokenhagen, Keith Bokenhagen and Rene Farinarz.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Walter Earnest Bokenhagen.
The family will receive friends prior to the service Saturday beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the church.
An online guest register is available at www.raineyfuneral.com.
Rainey Family Funeral Service