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David James Boggs

March 2, 1950 - June 11, 2017

David James Boggs, 67, of Springfield, died at 6:55 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 at his residence. He was born March 2, 1950 in Springfield to Corwin and Estella Shandor Boggs. He married Debra Stevens on February 21, 1980 and she preceded him in death on March 9, 2015. He is also preceded in death by his parents and one son, sister Margaret Ann and brother Corky.

Survivors include two step-daughters, Mandi (Branden) Powell of Springfield and Missy Underfanger of Hopedale IL; five grandchildren, Morgan (John) Pucillo, Jacob Powell, Logan Baptiste, Alexandria Powell and Zach Libera; four sisters, Bernie Erett, Irene Harper, Grace McGlothlin and Rose Smith all of Springfield; one brother Chester Boggs of Springfield and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

David was a U.S. Army Veteran, a member of St. Cabrini Church and the DAV. He loved fishing, hunting, spending time with grandchildren and his siblings. He retired from the Illinois Secretary of State’s office after 25 years of service as a security guard.

Visitation: 5-7 pm, Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home, Springfield.
Funeral Service: 10:30 am, Friday, June 16, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home, Springfield with Pastor Clint Cook officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.

Memorial contributions may be made to the DAV or the Animal Protective League.

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, June 15, 2017

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Friday, June 16, 2017

Time: 10:30 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the DAV or the Animal Protective League.


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