Danny Boone, 75

Danny Lee Boone, 75, of Wabash, died at 11:52 a.m., Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. 

He was born Oct. 24, 1942, in Wabash, to Joseph and Dorothy (Landis) Boone.

Danny was a graduate of Wabash High School and Fort Wayne Bible College.  He married Sharon Frasure on Oct. 31, 1959, in Wabash.  He was a pastor at First Baptist Church and Faith Baptist Church for 40 years, and worked security at Wal-Mart several years.  He enjoyed traveling, especially cruises, swimming, his church, and loved his grandchildren. 

He is survived by his wife, Sharon Boone of Wabash; three sons, Larry (Cheryl) Boone of Columbus, Daniel (Trudy) Boone, and Tom (Tricia) Boone both of Wabash; son-in-law, Jeff (Meg) Dyson of Wabash; nine grandchildren, Chris Boone, Braden Boone, Jonathan Boone, Mike (Melanie) Dyson, Stephanie (Josh) Williams, Megan Boone, Jared Boone, Sarah (Stu) Harden, and Cassandra (Colton) Hall, and several great-grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, son, John Alan Boone, daughter, Carol Lynn Dyson, and brother, Larry Boone.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Faith Baptist Church, 200 Linwood Lane, Wabash, with Terry Brewer officiating.  Burial will be in Falls Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 2-8 p.m. Thursday at the church.  Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Faith Baptist Church.

The memorial guest book for Danny may be signed at


Posted on 2018 Jan 09