Larry Boardman, 75, of Arlington, died at his home Thursday, May 9, 2019.

Funeral Service was held Tuesday, May 13, 2019 at the Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home, 310 Main Street, Arlington (new building) Lay Servant Janis Breitsprecher officiated.

Visitation was held Monday, May 13 and for one hour before the service Tuesday at the funeral home in Arlington.

Interment: Oakland Cemetery, Manchester.

Larry Dean Boardman was born Sept. 21, 1943 in Manchester, the son of Herbert Dean and Emily Marie (Schwanke) Boardman. He received his education at the Manchester school. Larry was united in marriage to Patricia Kay Salow on Sept. 19, 1969 in Manchester. Larry was a truck driver for 51 years with his wife, Patricia, driving with him for over 20 years. Larry was a member of the United Methodist Church. He enjoyed riding his scooter around Arlington, cheering on the Packers and Hawkeye football teams and the Hawkeye basketball team, watching his grandchildren play sports, going out to eat with the family, reading western books, watching western shows on television and collecting toy trucks.

Left to honor his memory are his Son: Ronnie (Joan) Boardman of Arlington; three daughters: Tracy Boardman of Arlington, Lynne (Terry) Winch of Garber, and Pam (Tom) Winch of Guttenburg; 10 grandchildren: Tyler Boardman, Connor Boardman, Caleb Boardman, Dustin Boardman, Emily Knibbe, Matthew (Courtney) Winch, Austin (Katie) Winch, Kara (Dustin) Berns, Nicole (Jordon) Parker and Jennifer (Kylie) Winch Bolsinger; seven great grandchildren: Jase Parker, Madilyn Parker, Riley Parker, Paisley Winch Bolsinger, Lily Winch Bolsinger, Oliva Winch and Adeline Berns and two sisters: Jane (Donald) Wendling of Manchester and Sandy (Steve) Ross of Manchester and Nieces and Nephews.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents, wife: Patricia on Aug. 15, 2005, brother: Richard Boardman, two grandsons: Derek Knibbe and Jeffery Boardman and his in-laws: Walter and Amber Salow.

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