GORDON L. BOICE
85, was born in Klondike, OR
and passed on Oct. 22, 2007 in Vancouver,
WA at Peaceful Meadow Adult
Gordon and Nerine, his wife of 55 years, lived in Camas on Hathaway Road for
over 50 years before ill health forced them to move to Vancouver. Gordon retired from Crown
Zellerbach after 33 years of service.
He left college in 1942 to join the US Navy, serving as a
pharmacist mate for three years aboard the USS Marcus Island in the Pacific
Campaign. He was the recipient of many WWII medals, including the Purple Heart.
The family will forever give thanks to Elizabeth
at Peaceful Meadow AFH for the love and care they gave our parents for the last
Gordon is survived by his step-son, Richard Rondeau, and wife,
Shelley; also grandchildren: Kim Rondeau, Cindi Moyle, Kirsten Aranda, Kamin
Cline, and David Rondeau; and eight great-grandchildren. Gordon was predeceased
by his wife, Nerine, 2006, and step-son, Dave Rondeau, 2005.
At Gordons request, there will not be a service.
Columbian, The (Vancouver,
Date: November 4, 2007
newspaper obituary, Washington
State Death Certificate