Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Roy Melvern "Mel" Boggs
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 28, 1918
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 2009
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Mel was a graduate of East High School. He worked his entire career in the field of mechanical contracting, moving to Iowa City in 1968 to become President and owner of R.M. Boggs Co., Mechanical Contrators. He worked there until retirement at age 77.
He was a B24 pilot in the 8th Airforce during World War II, and trained as an air rescue pilot during the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife of 70 yearsAileen Frazier Boggs and son Steve (Fran) of West Des Moines, five grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and cherished son-in-law Doug (Paula) Hemer and niece Dianne (Gary) Glanzer. 
Non-Cemetery Burial
Created by: Beverly Smith Harker
Record added: Oct 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43625854

May you rest in peace.
- Beverly Smith Harker
 Added: Oct. 28, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service