Roger Eugene Boston

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Roger Eugene Boston

June 26, 1932 - January 15, 2019

Roger Eugene Boston, age 86, passed into eternal peace on January 15, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona. Roger was born June 26, 1932 in Parma, Idaho to Earl and Pauline Boston. The oldest of six children, Roger enlisted in the United States Air Force a few months after graduating from Parma High School. His Air Force service included assignments in intelligence and as an air defense weapons controller at several duty stations including England, Germany, Japan, and Alaska. He attended Officer Candidate School in 1958 and retired in the rank of Major in 1972 at Luke AFB, Arizona.

Roger is preceded in death by his parents and daughter in-law, Nancy. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Marcia Ann (Henery) Boston; sons, Mark and Craig; daughter-in-law, Elaine; grandchildren, Matthew, Claire, Liz, and Alec; great-grandsons, Erik and Jaxson; and his siblings, Marian, Betty, Joanne, John and Don.

Services were held Saturday, January 26th pm, at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Litchfield Park, AZ 85340. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Roger's name to St. Peter's Episcopal Church of Litchfield Park (www.StPetersAZ.com). Condolences for the family may be left at www.ThompsonFuneralChapel.com.
Published on January 24, 2019
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