William E. Boulton, 88, of Columbus City, passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2011, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. A memorial service was held May 13 at United Presbyterian Church in Columbus Junction. Inurnment was in the Columbus City Cemetery. Iowa Cremation is assisting the family.
William Edward Boulton was born on Dec. 19, 1922, to Glen and Flossie (Pretz) Boulton in Columbus Junction. He was united in marriage to Elizabeth Bell on April 7, 1942, in Memphis, Mo. William farmed for 44 years.
He is locally survived by his daughter Gayle Boulton Pickens of North Liberty; and granddaughter Natasha (Ronnie) Williams of North Liberty.
William is preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials may be sent to United Presbyterian Church, Columbus Junction, Iowa. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.iowacremation.com .