Donald Jerome Boul, 87, of Belleville, IL, born November 18, 1929, in Indianapolis, IN, died Friday, January 13, 2017, at his residence.
Mr. Boul was a U.S. Navy veteran and a U.S. Air Force veteran, working as a communications technician for both branches of service, and worked as a civil service employee before his retirement. He also was a self-taught television repairman. Don enjoyed sports, especially bowling and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Russell A. and Agnes M., nee Schmitz, Boul.
Surviving are his loving wife of 61 years, Helen M., nee Clifton, Boul, whom he married on March 17, 1955;
one son, Bruce L. Boul (Barbara Kreher) of Belleville, IL;
two daughters, Donna G. Burle (Larry Schneider) of Belleville, IL,
and Terri L. Mineman (Joe Sulentic) of Belleville, IL;
and four grandchildren, Ryan Freivogel,
Scott (Shelby) Burle,
and Brianna (Luke) Thomas;
and one great-grandchild, Birklee Ann Thomas.
Memorials may be made to HSHS Hospice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, January 16, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday, January 16, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Rev. Doug Stewart officiating.
Burial with full military honors will be at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.