GWINN/WARREN, MI – Mary Louise Boogren, 93, of Warren, and former Gwinn resident, entered eternal life Wednesday morning, September 4, 2019 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Utica.
Mary was born March 7, 1926 in Princeton to Burt and Giovanna (Polini) Columbo and graduated from Gwinn High School, Class of 1944. She worked in Flint during the war as a “Rosie the Riveter”. She moved from Gwinn to the Detroit area in the 1950’s.
Mrs. Boogren is survived by her two daugthers, Terry Boogren of Chicago and Diane (Mark) Rodick of Macomb; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Kenneth Boogren in 1978; and five brothers: Sam, Louis, Marino, Meilo and Geno Columbo.
Honoring Mary’s wishes, private family graveside services will be held at the Gwinn Cemetery.
Mrs. Boogren’s memorial page may be viewed at koskeyfuneral- home.com.