Ocala - Jon Russell Boltinghouse, age 73, of Ocala, FL went home to be with God on Tuesday, November 26, 2013. He was born in Indianapolis, IN on June 5, 1940. Jon retired from the U.S. Army as a Staff Sergeant after serving 21 years. He is a Vietnam veteran. Jon also retired from Ocala Regional Medical Center in 2000. He was a devout Christian.
He is survived by his wife Deloris L. Boltinghouse; sons Jon R. (Sherry) Boltinghouse, II and Donald (Angie) Boltinghouse; step-son Jimmy (Dawn) Childress; grandchildren Blake (Lisa) Childress, Brooke Alexander, Julia Bryson, Alli Boltinghouse, Madison Mitchell, Laura Boltinghouse and Matthew, Caitlin and Jonathan Damiani; great-grandchildren Olivia, Hannah, Kobe and Jace; half-sister Zina Lynn and niece Erica Lynn.
Jon was a marvelous, loving husband and best friend to his wife Deloris over the years. Together with his wife they traveled extensively with their friends and family.
Memorial service will be held on Sunday, December 8, 2013, 3:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ocala, 2801 SE Maricamp Road, Ocala, FL 34471.

Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Nov. 28 to Nov. 29, 2013