Services for Lloyd B.
Boone, 66, of Wilder Route 1, who died Monday, Jan. 3, at home
of natural causes, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday at
the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Homedale, by
Nolan Taggart. Private commital services will be held at
the Wilder Cemetery, Wilder.
He was born Nov. 29, 1916, at Bangor, Calif., to Lloyd
and Evelyn Boone. He attended school in Bangor and
graduated from Orville, Calif., high school in 1935. He
moved to Loyalton, Calif., and worked on the railroad in the
logging industry. He moved to Hawthorne, Nev., in 1948
and worked at the ammunition depot. He retired in
Hawthorne after 28 years of service as superintendent of
public works. He married Ruby Chadwick in 1950.
Upon retiring at age 53, he moved to Wilder.
In 1945, he was a charter member and on the board of
directors of the Mineral County Sportsman Club in Hawthorne.
In 1948, he was a member of Pheasants Limited of California.
From 1950 through 1952, he was a charter member of Sportsman
Club and president of Sportsman's Club of Nevada. In
1950, he was a charter member and on the board of directors of
the Nevada Federated Sportsman. From 1953 to 1956, he
was a member of the Nevada Fish and Game Commission.
From 1957 to 1958, he was president of Nevada Wildlife
Federation. From 1965 to 1967. he was district
supervisor of Boy Scouts. From 1967 to 1969, he was
chairman of U.S. Navy Conservation Commission of Nevada.
In 1969, he was supervisor of the Boy Scout Conservation and
From 1968 to 1969, he was appointed to the governor's
conference under Paul Laxalt on the highway safety and court
In 1970, he received a lifetime membership to the
Sportsman Club of Mineral County for his work with youth
training and education. In 1973, he was state runnerup
for the Idaho Farmer Sportsman relationship award which was a
result of "Operation Respect."
He was a member of the following organizations;
National Wildlife Federation, Ducks Unlimited, Hawthorne Elks
Lodge, Masonic Lodge of Wilder, Idaho Wildlife Ambassador,
American Federation of Government Employees. Poachers
Club of Boise, and Citizen's Committee of the Right to Bear
He is survived by his wife of Wilder; three
daughters, Joan Swigart, of Las Vegas, Mrs. Robert (Ida) Burt
of Homedale, Mrs. Harvey (Carol) Richards of Homedale;
one son, Rulon Chadwick of El Paso, Tex.; two sisters,
Evelyn Ivanoff of Gridley, Calif., and Donna Beloit of
Standish, Calif.; one uncle, Lester Boone of Yuba City,
Calif.; one aunt, Nell Stanton of Gridley; 17
grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, several cousins, nieces
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Heart
Fund for Cardiac Equipment of the Canyon County Ducks
Unlimited, in care of Dakan Chapel, Post Office Box 1386.