Brian Richard Boser

Brian Richard Boser, passed away, on April 2, 2019 with his wife Diane and children by his side.

Born on November 2, 1940 in Allegany, NY, he was the son of Carl and Mary (Gleason) and his step mother Leona. He graduated from Allegany High School in 1959. 

Brian married Diane Lee (Carinci) on September 6, 2006 in Bradford.

He was self employed and co owner of the Bradford Fruit Market, sold easter, mothers day, and other holiday flowers in Bradford for over 30 years. 

Brian enjoyed many things like nascar racing but his pride and joy was collecting matchbox cars since 1954, having every kind that was made and even going to Hawaii to buy them. He is known to have the largest collection around.

He is survived by his wife Diane, two sons Robert (Sarah) Boser, of Philadelphia and Jeffrey (Vicki) Boser of Bradford, two daughters, Mary Boser, of Bradford and Lisa (Phil) Miller, of Bradford, three step-sons, Ron (Dawn) Burkett of Sherman, NY, Robert ( Melissa) Burkett, of Allegany, NY, and Ryan (Tansy) Burkett, of Lewis Run, 12 grandchildren, Steve, Phil, Jessica, Katie, Molly, Tyler David, George, Albert, Tyler Joseph, Haley, Wyatt, and Madelyn, three great-grandchildren, Holden, Oliver, and Makenzie, two sister in laws Rose Boser, and Shirley Boser, one brother, Gerald Boser, and one uncle Ted (Geri) Boser of Shelby, NC.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a baby sister, and brothers Thomas and Ronald.

Family will receive friends on Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 1-3 PM and 5-7 PM at the Hollenbeck Cahill Funeral Home, Inc., 33 South Ave., where funeral services will be held Friday at 10AM with Rev. Raymond Gramata, Pastor of St. Bernard Church, officiating. Burial will be held in the St. Bonaventure Cemetery.

Memorial contributations, if desired may be made to St. Judes Children Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

Online Condolences can be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com

 

HOLLENBECK-CAHILL Funeral Home

33 South Avenue • Bradford, PA 16701

All Condolences -

To the Boser family. Was very sorry to hear about the loss of you Dad. May many fond memories and loving prayers help you through this difficult time.
— Barb Burgess

All Families, So sorry for your loss. Due to work will not be able to attend service. Your all in my thoughts
— Cindy Hughes

Mary, so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.
— Colette Eddy

Sending thoughts and prayers to the Boser family!
— Robin McNamara

Sending love and prayers to all of you during this difficult time. My fondest memory of your Dad was my personal tour of his matchbox collection. He was so proud and beaming from ear to ear. All my love Wendy Altamura
— Wendy Altamura

Lisa, Mary and family so sorry for the loss of your Father. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love to everyone
— Mary A Rhodes

So sorry to hear of the loss of your dad, Lisa. Will lift you and your family up in prayer! May you find comfort and strength in the Lord!
— Anthony Hendrix (KY)

Sorry for all of your losses
— Barry Hall

I’m very sorry to hear about your loss. I’m sure your memories will help you get through the tough times. Prayers to your entire family
— Mick and Michele Marshall

Mary, Lisa, Bob, & Jeff, I''m very sorry to hear of the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with your whole family
— Roger L Besecker

Sorry to hear about your dad Mary, prayers for you and family
— Ruth Brewer

My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
— Becky Amore

Lisa, I am sad for you at the passing of your dad. Hold the memories close to your heart.
— Carolyn McCarthy

My sincere condolences Mary, Lisa, Jeff and Bob. So sorry for your loss. Your father was very good to us growing up. I always liked him and he will be missed.
— Judy Hinchman Flynn

Mary and family. So sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. Thoughts and Prayers to you all.
— Wendy (Hatch) Brendel

Condolences

  • To the Boser family. Was very sorry to hear about the loss of you Dad. May many fond memories and loving prayers help you through this difficult time.

    — Barb Burgess
  • All Families, So sorry for your loss. Due to work will not be able to attend service. Your all in my thoughts

    — Cindy Hughes
  • Mary, so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.

    — Colette Eddy
  • Sending thoughts and prayers to the Boser family!

    — Robin McNamara
  • Sending love and prayers to all of you during this difficult time. My fondest memory of your Dad was my personal tour of his matchbox collection. He was so proud and beaming from ear to ear. All my love Wendy Altamura

    — Wendy Altamura