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In Memory of

Robert B. Boring

April 13, 1933 - September 14, 2016

Obituary


Robert Burton Boring, 83 of Beaver OR, passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2016. He was born on April 13, 1933 in Oil City, Pennsylvania to Harry and Mary (Clark) Boring. He graduated from Oil City High School, received his college education from Slippery Rock University and received his Masters of Divinity from Eastern Theological Seminary in Philadelphia PA. Bob's ministry extended over New Jersey, Ohio, Michigan and Oregon - where he was instrumental in the development of Camp Arrah Wanna in Wemme, Oregon and was a member of the American Baptists of Oregon.
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Robert Burton Boring, 83 of Beaver OR, passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2016. He was born on April 13, 1933 in Oil City, Pennsylvania to Harry and Mary (Clark) Boring. He graduated from Oil City High School, received his college education from Slippery Rock University and received his Masters of Divinity from Eastern Theological Seminary in Philadelphia PA. Bob's ministry extended over New Jersey, Ohio, Michigan and Oregon - where he was instrumental in the development of Camp Arrah Wanna in Wemme, Oregon and was a member of the American Baptists of Oregon.

Bob married Carol Anne Longenecker on June 3, 1984 in Portland, Oregon. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, built his own airplane and was an accomplished musician. Bob sang and played piano, guitar and the harmonica.

Bob is survived by his wife Carol Boring of Beaver OR; daughter Cindy Morse (Bret) of Colorado Springs CO; son Tim Boring (Susy) of Beaverton OR; daughters Janice McCarthy (Jim) of Chehalis WA and Deanna Stanton (Rich) of Springfield OR; son Josef Boring of Gresham OR; brother Marvin Boring (Shirley) of Columbus OH; sisters Ruth Dorney of Santa Rosa CA and Janet Greene of Oil City PA; twelve grandchildren and one great granddaughter.

A Celebration of Bob's Life will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at the Nestucca Valley Presbyterian Church, 35305 Brooten Road , Pacific City OR 97135. Private interment was at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Gresham, Oregon. Arrangements entrusted to Bateman Carroll Funeral Home in Gresham, Oregon.