Friday, November 21, 2008

Obituary: James Boulware

James Boulware

James H.M. Boulware, 23, Boston, Mass., a former Madison resident, died Tuesday (Mar. 17, 1970) in Boston.

He was a graduate of Madison West High School and the University of Wisconsin.

Surviving in Madison are his mother, Mona Boulware Webb, 1354 Williamson St.; a brother, Marcus H. Boulware Jr., 106 S. Broom St.; and a sister, Mrs. Philomena Martin, 1354 Williamson St.

Also surviving are his father, Dr. Marcus H. Boulware Sr., Tallahassee, Fla. and another sister, Mrs. Margueritte Popov, Munich, Germany.

There will be a private funeral in the Fitch-Lawrence Funeral Home, 625 University Ave.

Note: The above was originally published in the Obituary Section of the Wisconsin State Journal on March 20, 1970. At this time, obituaries were still "news stories," written by newspaper staff, not families.

Jim Boulware attended Madison Central High School through ninth grade, after which he transferred to Madison West, as did at least one other member of the future Class of 1965 who was also an outstanding athlete.

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