Mr. Boenig was born June 8, 1945, in Beeville to Walter and Ellen Boenig. After graduating from Sam Houston State University, he had a long career as an insurance adjuster. He was active in his church and his community and enjoyed singing in his church choir and with the Men of Note Barbershop Chorus.
Survivors include his wife, Cynthia; a son, Eric (Laura) Boenig; a daughter, Christine (Brent) McNeme; four grandchildren; his mother; three brothers, Durwood Boenig, Jerome Boenig and Walt Boenig; a sister, LaNelle Malone; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, at Northview Baptist Church in Lewisville.
Arrangements were under the direction of Mulkey-Mason Funeral Home, Lewisville.