September 10 1948 November 7 2022
William A. Boan September 10, 1948 – November 7, 2022 Share this obituary Send Flowers Sign Guestbook| View Guestbook Entries| Send Sympathy Card William A. Boan, age 74, passed away on Monday, November 7, 2022 at his home in Clinton, Missouri. Family will receive friends with a memorial visitation and military honors at Vansant-Mills Funeral Home Saturday, November 26, 2022 from 10 am to 12 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Golden Valley Hospice or The University of Kansas Cancer Center and left in care of the funeral home. Bill was born September 10, 1948 to Charles and Mary Boan in Kansas City, Missouri. The angels took him home November 7, 2022 surrounded by his family. On June 7, 1968 he married his sweetheart, Mary Simmons. From this union came three daughters: Faith (David) McVey, Heather (Travis) Hunt, and Erin (David) Turner and six grandchildren: Jake, Josh, Katelynn, Lauren, Ian, and Lydia. He is also survived by his siblings: Charlene Willis, Pat Spurgeon, Charles Boan, Harold Boan, Marg Smith, and Ruth Fairbanks. Bill’s family moved to their property in St.Clair county as his father neared retirement. Bill graduated from Deepwater High School. He then attended UCM receiving his BS and MBA after his service in the S Navy during Vietnam. Bill joined KCPL at the Montrose station. He transferred to the Purchasing department in downtown Kansas City for many years. Retiring as manager of Investment and recovery Department. Bill’s greatest love was his family. His vast knowledge and encouragement guided them daily. His passion for education was instilled in them. He was a devout Christian, and was never happier than on his farm, also a proud naval veteran serving in the Vietnam War. Bill had a beautiful singing voice and sang at church, family, and community events. He was an avid outdoorsman enjoying time with his brothers in law Kelly, Leroy, Ken, and Mike Simmons. Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home in Clinton, Missouri. “Burn what is left of me and scatter the ashes to the wind to help the flowers grow. If you must bury something, then let it be my faults, my weaknesses and all my prejudice against my fellow man. Give my sins to the devil. Give my soul to God. If by chance, you want to remember me, do it with a kind deed or word to someone who needs you. If you do all I have asked, I will live forever.” To send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of William A. Boan, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store. Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Video: Light A Candle Candle 1 Candle 2 Candle 3 Candle 4 Email: Please keep my message private Personal Message: Confirm: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of William A Boan September 10 1948 November 7 2022.
Death notice for the town of: Clinton, state: Missouri