Leroy Boring

Obituary of Leroy S. Boring


Leroy S. Boring, 87, New Florence passed away April 13, 2019 at home.   Born July 23, 1931 in Seward the son of the late Lloyd S. and Emma Jane (Penrose) Boring.  Also preceded in death by sister Cora Dell Hess, brothers Oscar and Lewis Boring.

Survived by loving wife of 67 years, Sara Jane (Muir) Boring.  Children Debra Koch and husband Robert, Seward; Jane Farnam, Gary Boring and wife Vickie, and Allen Boring, all of New Florence;  grandchildren Michael Koch, Heather Parsons, Matthew Farnam, Dustin Boring, Trisha Boring, Kelsie Boring, Amy Boring and Ryan Boring; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren;

Sister Alberta Hepner and husband Raymond, Mount Airy, MD.

Leroy was long time co-owner and operator of Laurel Valley Tree Farm and retiree of Bethlehem Steel Corp., Johnstown Plant; who enjoyed hunting and fishing, especially bow hunting; was oldest living member of Fairfield Vol. Fire Co.  He always made sure his family was taken care of. 

Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 PM Tuesday at Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, 139 Ligonier Street, New Florence where service will be held 11 AM Wednesday.  Pastor Sharon Hamley officiating.  Interment Germany Lutheran Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N Michigan Ave, Floor 12, Chicago, IL 60601 (act.alz.org) Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com