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Gary Ray Boulch, 75, of Lebanon, died Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, in Springfield.

He was born Oct. 29, 1945, in Crawford County, Mo. to Roy and Hazel Britton Boulch.

On Nov. 9, 1968, he married Treva Mulholland-High.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Brian Anthony Boulch.

After college, Gary was drafted in to the United States Air Force, where he proudly served our country for four years until his honorable discharge. While in the service he was part of the Military Police and obtained the rank of Staff Sergeant. Gary worked for Deluxe Check Company for 34 years, where he was a supervisor. Most recently he was employed with Emerson Climate Technologies.

Gary converted to the Catholic faith in 1980. He had been an active and faithful member of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church for many years.

He is survived by his wife Treva of the home; two sons, Steven Michael Boulch of O’Fallon, Ill. and Bradley Allen Boulch and his wife Jennifer Turner Boulch of Springfield, Mo.; two brothers, Ronald Boulch of Hillsboro, and Randall Boulch and his wife Margaret of Jefferson City; step-granddaughter, Sara Wayland; several grandchildren of the heart including, Ally, Hannah and Ronnie Gerant and Kevin Craig; other relatives and many friends.

Funeral Mass for Gary Ray Boulch will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021, at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church with Father David and Father Jose officiating.

Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon.

A Rosary Service will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021 with visitation to follow until 8 p.m. at Shadel’s Colonial Chapel.

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