Home | Subscriptions | Classifieds | Submit News | Contact | Links | Jennings County Living
North Vernon Plain Dealer Sun | North Vernon, IN
"It Shines for All!"North Vernon, IndianaLocally Owned and Operated Since 1862
North Vernon, Indiana, weather forecast
weather sponsored by


April 20, 2019

4/10/2019 12:19:00 PM
Ruth Irene Knoy Boardman, 95, Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home

Ruth Irene Knoy Boardman, 95, of North Vernon died Monday, April 8, 2019.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service with Rev. Richard Burcham officiating. Family and friends may call at the funeral home Sunday, April 14, 2019, from 11 a.m. until time of services. Burial will at Vernon Cemetery.

Mrs. Boardman graduated from Salem High School in 1942 and had worked at L.S. Ayres Tearoom in downtown Indianapolis. She worked in a "war plant" on the eastside at a time when women were entering the work force in great numbers. She enjoyed cooking and reading, watching golf tournaments on TV and was an avid fan of popular cooking shows.

Born January 23, 1924, in Salem Mrs. Boardman was the daughter of Harry and Emma Zink Knoy. She married Cecil Harold Boardman April 7, 1944, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include sons, Larry Boardman of Englewood, Florida, Barry Boardman of Indianapolis, Mark Boardman of North Vernon, and Tim (Lisa) Boardman of Austin, Texas; grandson, Noah; a great-granddaughter; and a great-great-grandson; and a brother, Don (Naomi) Knoy.

Mr. Boardman was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Franklin, Marie, Opal, Victor, and Geraldine; a granddaughter, Debra Bowling; and a great-grandson, Luke Holman.

Memorials may be made at the funeral home to the Cecil H. Boardman Skilled Trades Memorial Scholarship Fund through the Jennings Community Foundation.

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Advanced Search

Subscription Login

Sawyer Pickett
House Web Advertising

ONTVtoday Banner

© 2012 North Vernon Plain Dealer and Sun
PO Box 988, 528 East O&M Ave
North Vernon, IN 47265
Telephone 812.346.3973
All images on this site are property of the North Vernon Plain Dealer and Sun and may not be reproduced without consent of the publisher.

Software © 1998-2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved