In Memory of

Lonny Gail Boardman

May 10, 1955 - December 7, 2010
Lonnie Gail Boardman, the son of Gail and Lorraine (Steuck) Boardman was born May 10, 1955, in Cherokee, IA. His childhood years were spent in O'Brien County where he attended school in Primghar and Sutherland where he graduated in 1973. Following graduation, Lonny attended Upper Iowa University where he received a B.A. degree. He also attended Creighton University School of Law. Lonny served with the U.S. Air Force from 1973-1982 where he was a SSGT. Lonny worked for Style Craft in Milford, IA, and most recently Wells Blue Bunny in Le Mars, IA. On May 27, 2010, Lonny was united in marriage to Priscilla Shea in Las Vegas, NV. Lonny was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland, the American Legion Post #152 in Sutherland, the Harley Owners Group, the ABATE of Iowa, and the Vietnam Security Police Association. In his free time, Lonny enjoyed fishing, golfing, playing his guitar, sketching, and sitting around a campfire with family and friends in his back yard. On December 7, 2010, Lonnie passed away at his home in Cherokee surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Alfred and Louise Steuck; and his father, Gail Boardman. He is survived by his wife, Priscilla Boardman of Cherokee, IA; mother, Lorraine Boardman of Cherokee; four children: Richard Boardman of Hartley, IA, Stefanie Emory and her husband Jake of California City, CA, Eric Boardman and his wife Rachael of Ankeny, IA, and Jared Nissen of Ruthven, IA; three step-sons: Mike Shea of Sioux Falls, SD, Al Shea of Lake Andes, SD, and Steve Shea of Sac City, IA; one sister, Marla Aldag and her husband Ted of Kiron, IA; six grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; as well as other relatives and many friends.
Due to the weather, funeral services are now scheduled for 1:30 P.M. Sunday, December 12, 2010 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Sutherland. Military services will be conducted by the Sutherland American Legion Post #152.
Pastor Leroy Riemer
Brad Giese Dan Hale Dennis Templer Jason Gagnon Tony Peters Roger Gopperton Steve Mason
Visitation will begin at NOON on Friday with the family present from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Friday night at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee.
Congregational Hymns "Children of the Heavenly Father" "Just As I Am"
Waterman Cemetery Sutherland, IA 2:00 P.M. Saturday, April 23, 2011


Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at 12:00 AM
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Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“I am so sorry for your loss. Please except my sincerest condolences. You can always lean upon God in the heavens to give you strength and support. (Psalm 55:22; John 5:28, 29)”
- Denise
Sunday, December 12, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“I wish to extend my sincere condolences to Lorraine, his mother; Priscilla, his wife; Marla, his sister & husband; all his children & their spouses, as you mourn Lonny's passing. I know I look forward to seeing him again in Heaven after my passing from this life~~His Sister-in-Christ, Karn Monson < ”
- Karn J.Monson
Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“Sorry to hear of Lonny's passing. I hadn't seen him in a long time, but remember seeing him at Ginger family reunions when he would come with Gail and Lorraine.”
- Louella Plagman Zieman
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“Eric, Rachel, Shala, Abby and Eliot--our thoughts and prayers are going out to you during yet another difficult time for you this year. God's Peace to you all.”
- Joel and Andrea Orthmann
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“Our heartfelt prayers are with your family. Rachel & Eric, it is so good to know you will see him again! If there is anything we can do from this end, please telephone us!!!”
- Steve/Jan Hanson
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“We are friends of Rich, we will keep you in our prayers and our thoughts are with you and your family. May God bless each and everyone of you at this time.”
- Dan and Bev Mohni
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“Eric & Rachel, My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. Please know that we are thinking of you during this time. Please get back to me if you can, as I would like to get your current address/number, etc. to keep connected with you!!! ”
- Penny Cavanaugh
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“Rich - Sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. We know it's been a struggle and we all continue to think of you and your family at this difficult time. The Gang at work”
- Jackie Stoltz
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you.”
- Al&Sandy Clinkinbeard
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you.”
- Al&Sandy Clinkinbeard
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