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Edward C. Bohn, 86

Edward C. "Ed" Bohn, age 86, of Coates, died Thursday, Aug. 14.

Ed was born to Theodore and Martha (Andrews) Bohn on June 9, 1928, in St. Paul, Minn. He married Barbara Blanchard on Sept. 10, 1955, in St. Paul, and was the owner and operator of the House of Coates restaurant for many years.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Barbara; and his brother, Theodore.

Ed is survived by his children, Michael (Kim) Bohn of Farmington, Kathleen (Steve) Tarrant of Hastings, Patricia (Tom) Engel of Inver Grove Heights, Robert Bohn of Reno, Nev., and Karen Bohn of Hastings; also ten grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; and brothers, Richard Bohn of St. Paul and Robert Bohn of Hastings.

The funeral Mass, officiated by Fr. Richard Mahoney, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at St. Agatha's Catholic Church, 3700 160th St. East, Rosemount. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 East Seventh St., Hastings, and one hour prior to the service at church. Interment, with Military Honors provided by the Hastings VFW Lyle Russell Post # 1210, will follow in the parish cemetery.

Pallbearers are Robert D. Bohn, Thomas M. Engel, Ryan E. Strandness, Riley S. Tarrant, Samuel Clark and Randy Blanchard.

Special thanks to the staff at Augustana Care Center in Hastings for their excellent care.

Arrangements were with the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419.