March 13, 1933 - December 5, 2021
Miriam A. Boardman, 88, of rural Mentone, Indiana passed away at 4:33 pm, Sunday, December 5, 2021 at her home with her family at her side. Miriam was born on March 13, 1933 in Logansport, Ind. to the late Floyd “Sug” and Geneva (Long) Cain. She married on May 6, 1950 in Logansport, Indiana to Bill L. Boardman, who preceded her in death on Nov. 16, 2019. She was a graduate of Mentone High School in 1964. Miriam and Bill shared a lifetime working together. She attended General Motors Accounting School in Cincinnati, Ohio and they worked for 31 years at Boardman's Chevrolet of Bourbon, Ind. Miriam’s early years were active with her children’s activities. She served on the first EMS team in Mentone for 12 years. She also served her community on the Mentone Town Board for 8 years. She was President of the Lambda Chi Sorority, Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star and taught Gov. at Girl’s State. She was a member of Mentone United Methodist Church since 1957 and assumed many roles during her life. She always enjoyed wintering in Harlingen, Texas, which she and her husband had done for 30 years. She is survived by her daughters Terri and husband Ken Snyder and Kimberly and husband Allen Krichbaum; son Pedro “Pete” and wife Tina Boardman; grandchildren Darek, Dax, Jarvis, Damion, Tana, Justin, Jarrid, Connor, Clayton, Caleb, and Collin; 13 Great Grandchildren; and brothers Jack and wife Nancy Cain of Walton and James and wife Dorthy Cain of Rochester. Miriam was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Bill. The funeral service will take place at 2:00 pm, Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at King Memorial Home 101 North Tucker Street Mentone, Indiana with Pastor Jeff Herron officiating. The interment will take place in the Mentone Cemetery, Mentone, Indiana with her husband. Visitation hours will be from 12 noon to 2:00 pm, Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at King Memorial Home, Mentone, Indiana. Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to the Bartter Syndrome Foundation 6689 Willow Ridge Road, Hamburg NY 14075.
Miriam A. Boardman, 88, of rural Mentone, Indiana passed away at 4:33 pm, Sunday, December 5, 2021 at her home with her family at her side. Miriam was born on March 13, 1933 in Logansport, Ind. to the late Floyd “Sug” and Geneva... View Obituary & Service Information
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