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Roy Melvern "Mel" Boggs
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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.
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He was a B24 pilot in the 8th Airforce during World War II, and trained as an air rescue pilot during the Korean War.
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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. 
 
Burial:
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
 
 
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