Karl Robert Boone

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Karl R. Boone, 68, of 107 Wilson Hill Rd., died Thursday, Jan. 10, at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield.

He was born in Norwood, MA, Feb. 10, 1950, son of George James Sr. and Phyllis Louise (Atkins) Boone.

A US Navy veteran Boone served in the Vietnam War.

His last place of employment was the Auto Body Pros in Mansfield, MA. where he was an auto body repairman.

Boone was an avid hunter and fisherman who also enjoyed gardening. He loved his children and grandchildren and was a wonderful provider.

He is survived by his wife of 31 years the former Barbara J. (French) Boone.

Other survivors include his son Christopher Boone of Summersworth, NH; daughters Kimberly Boone of Barnstead, NH, Wendy (David Sr.) Demers of Springfield, MA; grandchildren Abigail Demers, Marcus Boone, Skylar Boone; and step-grandchildren Haley, Hannah, Toby, and David Jr. Demers.

He is predeceased by a brother George J. Boone Jr. and his parents.

A graveside service will be held at a later date in Westwood, MA.

It is suggested donations be made to either Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society, 163 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054, s Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas, St. Jude, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

To send a condolence visit smithkelleherfuneralhome.com
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Published in Recorder on Jan. 14, 2019
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