We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Miller Funeral Homes - Vandalia
Daniel E. "Boone" Carruthers, 85, of Ramsey, Illinois, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2022, in Springfield, IL.
Services will be held at 1:00 PM, Thursday, May 19, 2022, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, with Pastor Travis Warner officiating. Burial will follow at Ramsey Cemetery, Ramsey, IL. Visitation will be held from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Thursday, May 19, 2022, (2 hours before the service) at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL. Memorials: Rehoboth Association Campground. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.millerfh.net
He was born April 13, 1937, in Elkhorn, WI, the son of Claude P. & Ima S. (Hardiman) Carruthers. Married Deborah Sue Woodward on April 22, 1989, in Danville, Kentucky. Boone was a Physical Therapist with Memorial Home Healthcare throughout the surrounding area and was a member of Vera Baptist Church, Vera, IL and Brownstown Baptist Church, Brownstown, IL.
He is survived by: Wife - Deborah Sue Carruthers, Ramsey, IL: Son - Daniel "Boonie" Carruthers & Lisa, Ramsey, IL: 4 Daughters - Lana Black & Cloyd, Auburn, IL, Danita Tippet & Jason, Jones, OK, Melinda Carruthers, Saint Petersburg, FL and Ima Jo Towler & Travis, Plymouth, OH: Brother - Richard Carruthers, Ramsey, IL: 2 Sisters - Donna Depew, Shiloh, IL and Nancy Stanton, Hillsboro, IL: 13 Grandchildren - 11 Great Grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: Parents: 4 Brothers - Robert, Ray, Roy and Cloide and 6 Sisters - Claudia Alice, Mary, Rosallie, Helen, Rebecca and Imogene.