Stanley F. "Bud" Boorom, 92, passed away November 16, 2013. He was born April 22, 1921 to the union of Forest Ray and Hazel May (Pitney) Boorom. Bud retired after 30 years of service in the United States Navy
Seabees. He served in the Okinawa Invasion of World War II
, and in the Korean Conflict
. He always chose to bring his family with him when he was stationed overseas. Bud loved working on old classic cars like Model A's. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, and was an active member of Oak Creek Southern Baptist Church in Rockvale. Bud was a wonderful husband, father, and beloved grandfather. He will be greatly missed. Mr. Boorom is survived by his loving wife of 73 years, Helen Marie Boorom; daughters, Peggie (James) Gillis, Shirley (Roger) Sharp, and Cindy (Douglas) Deppe; seven grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Maynard Ross Boorom; and sister, Kitty Coreing. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 29, 2013 at Mountain Vale Memorial Park in the Garden of Fallen Heroes, with Military Honors. A reception will follow at the Oak Creek Southern Baptist Church. Arrangements are under the care of Funeral & Cremation Care of Colorado.