Ronald Boomhower, 1922-2006 |

Ronald Boomhower, 1922-2006

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Ronald Boomhower

Ronald E. Boomhower died July 19. He was 84.

Born in Swanton, Vt., Boomhower was a veteran of World War II and the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam.

Boomhower liked a good joke with his many friends and enjoyed fishing all over Colorado, family members said.

Late in life, Boomhower developer a passion for Colorado lottery scratchers and was incredibly lucky, family members said.

Boomhower is survived his wife, Elizabeth; daughter Hyacinth; daughter-in-law Wendy; sons Charlie and Jan; Ray and Mary; grandaughters Olivia and Lizzy; grandsons Roman and Brett, Sam and Riley; all of whom live in Colorado.

He also is survived by his sister, Betty, of Swanton.

Vail Daily, Vail, Colorado

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