PALMYRA & STETSON - Harvey O. Boen, 80, passed away after a long illness October 2, 2014 at the Maine Veteran's Home in Bangor. He was born November 19, 1933 in Strandquist, Minnesota, a son of Ole and Laura (Nelson) Boen.
Harvey served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1972 during the Korean and Vietnam wars. He was employed for GTE Sylvania until his retirement in 1988.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 58 years, Joann; a daughter Brenda and husband Edward Spencer; son Steven and wife Faith Boen; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 2 P.M. Thursday, October 9th, at the Maine Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, Augusta, with Pastor Edward Spencer officiating. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport. Memorial donations may be made to the Maine Veterans Home, 44 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401. Those who wish may leave written tributes at www.CrosbyNeal.com
Published on  October 4, 2014