Stephen T. Boone
Stephen T. Boone, 69, died Saturday, April 6, 2019.
Born April 19, 1949, he was the son of the late Bernard David and Betty Hornung Boone.
He was a 1967 graduate of Flaget High School, where he attained varsity letters playing football. He enlisted in the Air Force in the summer of 1968, served four years, attaining the rank of sergeant while receiving an honorable discharge, and, on July 28, 1972, received the Air Force Commendation Medal. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Indiana University Southeast in 1977 then worked in finance for more than 36 years, retiring in 2008 as president/CEO of The Farmers State Bank in Lanesville after 16 years of service.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Carol Boone Ament.
Survivors include his wife, the former Pamela Rudolph; two children, Laura Boone-Laurice (William) and Douglas Boone (Lindsey); three grandchildren, Miller Boone and Elin and Mila Laurice; two stepdaughters, Amanda Sanders (John) and Allison Schoen (Beth); two grandchildren, Shane and Brynn Sanders; five siblings, Patty Gardtner (Bill), Tommy Boone (Mary Pat), Jimmy Boone (Laura), Richard Boone (Cara) and Donna Boone Francis; a brother-in-law, Dan Ament; 17 nieces and nephews; and 24 great-nieces and great-nephews.
Visitation: Friday, April 12, from noon to 7 p.m. at E.M. Coots’ Sons Funeral Home in Jeffersonville.
Memorial service: Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m. at the funeral home with his ashes interred at The National Cemetery in New Albany.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Hosparus.