She was preceded in death by her husband Donald and her son Bruce Boone. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Surviving are: son, Douglas (Remy) Boone; daughter, Susan (Robert) Dutcher; daughter-in-law, Jill Boone; 5 grandchildren, Derrick Boone, Dana Rushing, Dustin Boone, Erica Gilcrest and Amy Allingham; 6 great-grandchildren; and brother, Gerald (Lucille) Alford.
A memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, September 8, 2011, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in memory of Jean Boone.