SHAWANO COUNTY ADVOCATE
Tuesday, June 13,1916
June the first August Bosine died at the age of 79 years and 4 months.
He was buried in the Lutheran cemetery on June 4th.
SHAWANO COUNTY JOURNAL
Thursday, June 8,1916
OLDEST FARMER IN PELLA DEAD
August Bozine, the oldest farmer in the town of Pella died on Thursday at his in home in Smithville at the age of 87 years. He came to this country when but a boy. At an early age he was married in Dodge county and came shortly afterwards to this county and settled on the farm in the town of Pella. When a few years ago, John Mansee moved to Dodge county, this left Mr. Bozine the oldest farmer in that town. Five years ago he left his farm in the care of his son-in-law Herman Splinter and moved to Smithville. The funeral was held on Monday this week, under the charge of Rev. Stubenvoll.