John William Boston
Girard – John William Boston, 29, from Girard, IL passed away at 1:53 PM on July 23, 2018 at Carlinville Area Hospital at Carlinville, IL.
John was born on September 8, 1988 in Springfield, IL. He was the son of Jeffrey W. and Linda L (Chesher) Boston of Farmersville, IL.
He was a was a lifelong fan of the Green Bay Packers and Saint Louis Cardinals, he was an avid reader and loved music, history and science and the book “The Hobbit”. He worked at Apex International as a Meter Installer/ Technician where he calibrated and installed electric meters and gas meters. He attended Farmersville Grade School and was a 2007 graduate of Lincolnwood High School in Raymond, IL where he was “Outstanding Student” in Social Studies at his graduation. He had many friends and was a loving Father and partner.
Surviving are his parents, Jeffrey W. and Linda L. Boston of Farmersville, IL, son, Owen Patrick Boston of Girard, IL; Companion Michelle Kampmann of Girard, IL, sister Kelley (Jonathan) Clausing of Springfield, IL and Grandmother Elizabeth “Babe” Meier of Greenville, IL. Preceding him in death was Grandmother Margaret (Boyd) Micklus.
Visitation will be from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Friday July 27, 2018 at Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home in Girard, IL. Funeral service will start immediately following the visitation at 1:00 PM with Reverend Marty Nagel officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded by the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Girard, IL. Interment will be at a later date. To leave a comment for the family, please visit: www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com