Michael J. Boshane, age 18, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 16, 2011.
Calling hours will be at French Family Funeral Home, Star Lake, on Wednesday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. His funeral service will be on Thursday, July 21st at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home, followed by burial in the Woodland Cemetery.
Mike was born on July 6, 1993 in Syracuse. He attended the Clifton-Fine Central School and had lived in Star Lake his whole life. He was a proud member of the Star Lake Fire Department and enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and watching pro-wrestling. Michael also enjoyed basketball, soccer, his computer and phone, and recently, his first visit to the casino.
He is survived by his parents, Cindy and Edward Drake, Jr. of Star Lake; his grandparents, Mary Martin of Fine, Patricia and Donald Pomerville of Newton Falls; sister and her husband, Amanda and William Brunet of Utica; brother, Edward Drake III and his fiancée, Majonica Garrand of Star Lake; his girlfriend, Madeline Stratton of Norwood; and two nephews, Kaiden Brunet and Carson Drake. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Michael is predeceased by his grandfathers, Nelson Martin, Sr. and Edward Drake, Sr.
Donations given in memory of Michael may be made to the Star Lake Fire Dept. or to a scholarship fund to be established at the Star Lake Community Bank.