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Donald Earl Boulware, 72, of Laquey, died Monday, June 6, 2022, in the Harry S Truman Veterans Hospital of Columbia.

He is survived by his wife Polly Boulware of Laquey; four children, Mary Borden of Laquey; Wes Borden of Laquey; Desiree Smith (Chris) of Laquey, and Sean Gilpatrick of St. Robert; five grandchildren, Lestat Smith, Elias Smith, Embyr Smith, Jessica Borden, and Jacob Borden; one brother, Bob Boulware (Rose) of Crocker; one sister, Evelyn Boulware of Eldon; other relatives, and friends.

A Celebration of Life gathering for Donald Earl Boulware will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 23, 2022, with military honors to be held at noon in the Waynesville City Park — Pavilion No. 2, under the direction of Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Donald Boulware and may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences can be sent at