Jack L. Boughton

Jack L. Boughton

Jack L. Boughton, age 89, of Janesville, died at home on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, surrounded by family.

He was born in Webster City, IA, on June 14, 1927, the son of Earl M. and Dora (Witt) Boughton. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII on the USS Gatling. Jack married Virene “Vi” Erickson in Rockford on Aug. 26, 1950. He was a 3rd generation painting contractor, Boughton Painting Company. He loved fishing, hunting, and putzing on his many projects.

He is survived by his loving wife, Vi; 3 children: Cindy (Bill) Draper of Michigan, Jack E. (Joni) Boughton of Janesville and Nancy (Ron) Oliver of Janesville; 9 grandchildren: Mathew Oliver, Carey (Mike) Arndorfer, Erin Zimmerman, Danny Oliver, Nick Schraufnagel, Lindsey (Andy) Hanus, Whitney Oliver, Joey Husen, and Mathew Husen; 7 great grandchildren: Zach, Noah, Riley, Evelyn, Miles, Natalie and Sadie; 3 siblings: Don Boughton, Bonnie (Ron) Knutson and Betty Boughton-Brown; many other extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister and brother-in-law, Beverly and Harris “Bur” Buros; brother, Jerry Boughton; and sister-in-law, Marion Boughton.’

The family is planning private services at a later date. Interment will be in Milton Lawns Memorial Park. SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family. For on-line condolences and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com

A special thank you to Agrace Hospice for all your wonderful care and support