|Jerry M. Boone|
Jerry M. Boone, 72, La Cygne, Kansas passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the Louisburg Health Care and Rehab. He was born on November 3, 1943 at Paola, Kansas the son of Irvin and Esther Croghan Boone. He married Dixie Ross on July 10, 1965 at Kansas City, Kansas. Jerry worked as a fiber optic installer, mechanic and bus driver. He and wife Dixie opened the Family Cafe in November of 1991. The couple also enjoyed and were very good dancers. Jerry loved his family. He was involved as a coach and attended all their activities. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and telling a good story.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Luke Allan Boone, a brother, Ronald Boone, three sisters, Wanda Hood, Sally Malone, and Joyce Hensley. Jerry is survived by his wife, Dixie, three sons: Patrick Boone and Judy, Jerry Paul Boone and Lisa, and Richard Boone and Laurie, four daughters: Tammy Weitman and Danny, Juley Isenhower and J.J., Tiffany VanNorman and Nathan, and Lisa Elmore and David, two brothers, Kenneth and Danny Boone, one sister, Cathy Miller, twenty-six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Services will be 10:30 am Thursday, October 20, 2016 at the La Cygne Christian Church. Inurnment at Oak Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 pm Wednesday at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, La Cygne Chapel. Contributions are suggested to Oak Lawn Cemetery. On line condolences for the family can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com. Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, La Cygne Chapel.