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William Henry 'Bill' Boedeker Jr.


Bill Boedeker

Date of Birth: March 7, 1924, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Date of Death: March 21, 2014, in Fort Wayne, Indiana (90 years old)


Fort Wayne - Published 03/24/14

Bill Boedeker died while at the Towne House Retirement Center located

in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Did you know?

Bill Boedeker served our country during World War II in the Pacific Theater.

He received three Purple Hearts and was awarded the Bronze Star for valor.



1946 Chicago Rockets (AAFC)

1947 Cleveland Browns (AAFC)

1948 Cleveland Browns (AAFC)

1949 Cleveland Browns (AAFC)

1950 Green Bay Packers (NFL)

1950 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)


DePaul University, Wayne State University