Robert “Bobby” Boston, 74, of Owasso, Oklahoma passed away
March 5, 2018 at his home. Bobby was born April 16, 1943 in Tulsa, Oklahoma
to John Day Boston and Madeline Mae Watts. Bobby was a lifelong Tulsan.
He served as a hospital corpsman in Vietnam. He was a nine-year veteran
of the Tulsa Police Department. He retired after 23 years working as a
federal probation and parole officer. He later worked as a campus police
officer at Rogers State University. He was a 40-year survivor of acute
Leukemia, and a longtime member of the Tulsa Astronomy Club. He is preceded
in death by his parents, John and Madeline; brother: Keith; grandson:
Josh. Bobby is survived by his wife of 50 years: Marcia; children: John
Dale Boston and wife, Shannon; Audra Gatzke and Husband, Steve; Frank
Boston; grandchildren: Casey, Peyton, Conner and Circe; great-grandchildren:
Corbin, Arianna and sister: Rebecca Renault-Rasor. In lieu of flowers
the family asks that donations be made to the First Presbyterian Church
of Owasso, All Souls Unitarian Church or the Astronomy Club of Tulsa.
A Celebration of Life will be Friday 2:00 pm at Butler-Stumpff and Dyer
Funeral Home 2103 East 3rd St. Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 9, 2018 at Dyer and Butler-Stumpff
Funeral Home. 2103 East Third Street, Tulsa Oklahoma 74104.