Fred Christian Bosch, age 71, of Henley, passed away November 17, 2011, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City. Fred was born February 8, 1940, in St. Thomas, the son of Fred and Teresa Jones Bosch. He married Donna Meng on May 20, 1972, in Ashland, and she survives. He worked in the construction field as a welder. He was the first certified aluminum welder in the state of Missouri. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, mushroom hunting, hanging out at the Osage River, barbecuing and telling stories with family and friends. Other survivors include: three sons, Bill, Bryain and Keith; four daughters, Diana, Doris, Deborah and Amy; three brothers, Francis, Milton and Paul; three sisters, Ivy, Joyce and Mary; 25 grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services will be held at Robinson Funeral Home on Monday, November 21, 2011, at 11 a.m. with burial following in New Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, November 20 from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home.