|Obituary posted by : Bonita Love , friend || Person Description|| James \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"Bo Willum\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\" Ponsford was born in San Diego March 31, 1934. He crossed over Jan 6 2014.Graduated from San Diego High, (The Old Grey Castle) in 1953.
Enlisted for a three year hitch in the Army, and spent the next twenty-nine years working for Western Electric/ATT. except for two summers as a fire fighter for the CDF.
Married the love of his life, Eleanor in 1963, and they had a son Christopher in 1965.
In 1970 James was elected to the office of Worthy President of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 244.
1981, they became semi-pro Clowns, and spent the next thirty plus years entertaining at any and all charity events. Bo Willum was an intricate part of the San Diego All Star Clown club. James is survived by his wife, Eleanor aka Miss Checkers and his son Christopher aka Cappy.
\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"If I am to be remembered, let it be for the smiles that I spent the last part of my life trying to give away.\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"
2014 not 2013, webpage doesn\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'t allow 2014
| Service Information||January 26, 2014 5pm Sunday
Where: Grove Fellowship 3552 College Ave