OBITUARY

Marshall Joseph Boisvert

May 14, 1936March 11, 2021

Marshall J. “Bo” Boisvert, resident of Las Vegas and Pahrump, Nevada died of natural causes Thursday, March 11, 2021 at the age of 84. Bo is survived by his wife Terri of 52 years, his two sons, and six grandchildren.

Bo was born in Boston, MA, in 1936 and raised by his mother in Manchester, NH. He joined the U.S. Air Force in 1954 as a photographer and was stationed at Nellis AFB, NV where he photographed above-ground nuclear detonations and other various military history. Following his military service in 1958, he worked at Ullom Photography Studios as a photographer for twenty years and was among a close-knit crew of local photographers responsible for documenting the mid-century heyday of Las Vegas and the celebrities who frequented the area.

As a retired auto parts clerk and successful photographer for the Associated Press in the 1950s & 1960s, Bo loved building model boats and trains, enjoyed classic cars, traveling with his family, and sharing stories with his many friends.

Graveside funeral services will be held at Palm Eastern Mortuary & Cemetery, 7600 S Eastern Ave, Monday, April 12, 2021 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please donate to ProCare Hospice of Las Vegas, NV by contacting Lacie Giles at, lgiles@procarehospicenv.com or call (702) 380-8300.

Services

  • Graveside Service

    Monday, April 12, 2021

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Lynn Zook

April 1, 2021

Bo was a wonderful man. He graciously shared his photo archive with me and was a big supporter of Classic Las Vegas and the programs I did at the various museums around town. I will miss him and his infectious smile. My deepest condolences to his family And friends,
Lynn M. Zook

Jack Rodway

March 31, 2021

Bo and I were best friends since our days in the 4th grade through high school and beyond. He will always hold a special place in my memories. I've attached a pic of him and me before our Senior prom in 1954.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY