John Boston



John Robert Boston, 68, Bland, passed away Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, at University Hospital in Columbia.

He was born Sept. 21, 1953, to John Robert Sr. and Delores (Richeson) Boston in Granite City, Ill.

He was united in marriage to Karen Jasper July 3, 1999, at their residence.

He enjoyed going to horse auctions, training and selling horses.

He was preceded in death by parents John Sr. and Delores.

He is survived by wife Karen of their home; son Johnny Boston of Owensville; brother Steven Boston of Granite City, Ill.; sister Carla Boston and husband Mark O’Dell of Morton, Ill.; and by several nieces and nephews.

His body was cremated and a memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.

Memorials requested for family’s choice.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville.