David J. Boughton, 52, of Cantril died at 6:22 P.M. Sunday Feb 3, 2013 at University Hospital in Iowa City.
He was born Oct, 8, 1960 in Monmouth, IL to Harry and Edna Miller Boughton and married Tamara Jo Collett Oct. 18, 1980 in Ottumwa. He grew up in Monmouth and moved to Ottumwa as a young man.
He had worked as a line cook at the Best Western and Walton Club both in Fairfield and was currently a self-employed handyman.
Surviving are his wife, two sons, Matthew Boughton of Ottumwa and Aaron Boughton (Kim) of Greenville, SC, one daughter, Falon Gire (Mike) of Douds, six grandchildren, four brothers, Michael Boughton (Enid) of Eldon, Leonard Boughton (Rochelle) of Sperry, Kenneth Boughton of Colchester, IL, Robert Boughton (Laura) of Oquawka, IL, three sisters, Linda McBride (Dennis) of Oquawka, IL, Deborah Guzman (Joe) of Mendota, IL, Cathy Hopkins (Bruce) of Oquawka, IL.
His parents preceded him in death.
In accord with his wishes his body has been cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials to the family may be mailed to the family at P.O. Box 201 Cantril, IA 52542. Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua is assisting the family.