Outdoorsman Makes Final Journey by Boat Instead of Hearse

Outdoorsman Makes Final Journey by Boat Instead of Hearse

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casket gets to funeral in a boat-Chris DunnEvery year when the weather warmed enough, Ronald Bloss Sr. would tow his fishing boat to the river. The Pennsylvania man would spend all day on the water.

Bloss died of cancer Saturday at age 78, but he took one last boat ride.

His family brought his boat to the Diehl Funeral Home in Mount Wolf and hoisted Bloss’ casket aboard his johnboat for one final trip to the cemetery.

Surely someone might have already hung a sign on the headstone that says, “Gone Fishing”.

(READ the story from the York Daily Record)

Photo by Chris Dunn via the Daily Record

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