Kenneth Boardman

Kenneth Marvin Boardman, 90, of North Vernon, Indiana, died Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at Majestic Health Care.

He was born Oct. 29, 1928, in Dupont, Indiana, the son of Henry and Tura Cave Boardman. He attended school in Dupont and Paris Crossing before serving in the U.S. Navy from 1946 until 1948. He worked for 30 years as a pipefitter for Jefferson Proving Grounds, retiring in 1975. He was a member of the American Legion Post in Madison.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine Driver Boardman; two sons, Randy Lee Boardman of North Vernon and Eric Boardman of Florida; one daughter, Tracy Lee Boardman of North Carolina; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and four brothers, Cecil, Ralph, Lester and Donald Boardman.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service in North Vernon. Burial will follow in Vernon Cemetery with military graveside rites conducted by Madison American Legion Post.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Sunday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and one hour before the service Monday.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations through the funeral home to the Our Hospice of Jennings County.