Dr. Howard “Chaim” Bohm passed away on Feb. 8 at age 76 at the Rose Blumkin Jewish Home. Services were held on Feb. 12 at Golden Hill Cemetery, 50225 N, 42nd St.
He was preceded in death by his first wife Judith and his parents Edward and Leah Bohm.
He is survived by his wife Teresita Bohm; son and daughter-in-law, Louis and Richele Bohm of Boston, Massachusetts; grandson, Connor; stepson and steddaughter-in-law, Reynaldo and Melanie Bolarong of Philippines; stepdaughters and stepsons-in-law, Resty and Randy Kossmann of Nebraska; Renalynd and Al Sottosanti and Rizanie and Shawn Willis, both of Alaska, and Rejaime and Chris Schultz of Minnesota and numerous step grandkids and friends.
Howard was born on July 28, 1943, in New York, NY. He graduated with a post doctorate in chemistry and spent many years in the industry developing products in and around micron encapsulation. He is responsible for over 1,000 patents through his work. While working in the industry he gained a second post doctorate.
In 1994 he moved to NH to start a new career as a chemistry professor at Keene State College. After Keene State College he moved to MD and then to NE to further his chemistry professor career. While at Metropolitan Community College, he hooked up with the Nebraska Star Party and became a very active member.
Memorials may be made to the organization of your choice.