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BOARDMAN, Levi 1860-1932


Posted By: S. Ferrall - IAGenWeb volunteer
Date: 4/19/2021 at 17:01:05

Waukon, Ia., Sept. 30 - Funeral services were conducted Thursday afternoon at the family home in Harpers Ferry, for Levi Boardman, one of the pioneers of that locality, who was found dead in bed Tuesday morning, he having died of a heart attack.

The Rev. M.E. Nolan officiated at the services at the grave and interment was made in the Paint Rock cemetery*.

Mr. Boardman was born at Heytman's station about 70 years ago, and resided there up to about 20 years ago when the family moved to Harpers Ferry to reside, during which time he was proprietor of a pool hall.

His wife, who was Miss Anna Walker*, preceded him in death.

The surviving children are Mrs. Philip Gavin, who with her husband resided at his home; Mrs. Bert Williams, Douglas and Louis, all of Harpers Ferry; Mrs. Jesse Mohn and Mrs. Joseph Howe of Lafayette township, and Georgie and J.L. of Lynxville, Wis. One brother, Julius, resides at Prairie du Chien.

~Telegraph-Herald and Times-Journal, Dubuque, IA; Sept. 30, 1932, pg 10

*Burial is in the Spaulding cemetery, Fairview twp.
*His wife was Mary Ann Wachter


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