Karen Boring, 70

Karen Sue Boring, 70, rural Lagro, died at 3:45 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3, at her home.  She was born July 30, 1943 in Kramer, to Cecil Herman and Hazel Marie (Umfleet) Jernagan.

Karen was a 1961 graduate of Attica High School. She married Larry Boring in Williamsport, on July 6, 1972.  She was an accounting clerk at Wal-Mart, and had also worked for Pathfinders, and Piggly Wiggly in Tennessee.  Karen enjoyed reading and visiting with people.

She is survived by her husband, Larry Boring, Lagro;  two sons, Randy Boring and Bobby (Melissa) Boring, both of Lagro; sister, Sandra Bennett, Williamsport;  six grandchildren, Sable (William) Shoue, Audrey Boring, Andrew (Emily) Boring, Randy Boring, and Michael Boring, all of Lagro, and Tristen Winstead, Wabash; and eight great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.

Memorial services will be held at a later date at the Lagro United Methodist Church.  Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Wabash County Cancer Society.

The memorial guest book for Karen may be signed at

Posted on 2013 Sep 04