Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Arnold Hugh Boarman, 78, of Owensboro

 

obit2OWENSBORO, KY - Arnold Hugh Boarman, 78, of Owensboro, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2011, at his home.

He was born August 16, 1933, in Daviess County to the late Bernard Boarman (1951) and Katie Lee Hagan Boarman (1992). He was retired from Ken-Tron as a tool & die maker for 33 years. Mr. Boarman was a member of Precious Blood Catholic Church, St. Vincent DePaul Society, 1st President of the Local 4959 Steelworker Union, was a Kentucky Colonel, he received the highest award in the Catholic church which was the Sophie Award. He also helped build the Strawhouse at Mount St. Joseph and the family cabin from the ground up. Mr. Boarman enjoyed woodworking, University of Kentucky Basketball and his family.

Aside from his parents he was preceded in death by a great-grandchild, Callie Hundley, two brothers, James Boarman, Bob Boarman, four sisters, Bernadine Ward, Betty Logsdon, Miriam Boarman and Teresa Boarman.

Surviving is his wife of 58 years, Ethonil "Toby" Bryant Boarman; one son, Eugene (Helen) Boarman, Annapolis, MD; five daughters, Judy (Pat) Yeckering, Owensboro, KY, Jackie (Roy) Hundley, Sorgho, KY, Sandy (David) Hall, Sacremento, KY, Brenda (Jim) Carneal, Owensboro, KY, and Donna (Byron) Ashley, Owensboro, KY. He is also survived by 17 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a sister, Angela Berry, Whitesville, KY; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be 10 a.m. Monday, November 28, 2011, at Precious Blood Catholic Church with Father Bruce McCarty officiating. Burial to follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home and Monday from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Prayers will be said Sunday at 6 p.m.

In lieu of flowers the family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society, Hospice of Western Kentucky or Precious Blood Building Fund. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.haleymcginnis.com.

In Other News...

2014 Trooper Island Golf Scramble Scheduled for Sept. 12

HENDERSON, Ky. (8/28/14) — The 2014 Trooper Island Golf Scramble, which will be held once again at Panther Creek Golf… Read More

Accident with Injury

HENDERSON, Ky. (8/28/14) — On Aug. 28. officers responded to the area of Second Street and N. Green Street in reference… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 25, 2014 5650

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 29, 2014 5132

Luke's Flea Market Vendors' Home Away…

in News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4966

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 4556

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4535

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 25, 2014 4556

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2618

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision Near…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
August 25, 2014 2534

Former Co-Workers Trying to Raise Money…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 26, 2014 2067

Two People Injured When Vehicle Overturns…

in Top Stories by Matt Sanderson
August 27, 2014 1472

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - August…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 25, 2014 4535

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
August 25, 2014 4418

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4356

GRADD Seeking Ombudsman Program Volunteers

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 26, 2014 4153

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 26, 2014 3562

City Street Closures on Strawbridge and…

in News by Abby Shelton

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 25, 2014 5650

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4966

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 4294

Job Corp Celebrates 50th Anniversary

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4157

Mustangs Marching Classic

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 26, 2014 3884

Family Has Close Call with Tornado

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06