Mark Steven Boling, 66, Salem

Mark Steven Boling, 66, Salem


Mark Steven Boling was born on Jan. 6, 1955, in Salem, to Charles and Roba (Nicholson) Boling.

He was a lifelong resident of Monroe Township in Washington County, Indiana.

He passed away on Aug. 31, 2021, at UofL Trauma Center in Louisville, Kentucky. He was an organ donor for KODA.

Mark retired from INDOT after 38 years. He also worked for Nelson Sealcoating, Hackman’s Produce, and Salem’s real Santa. He belonged to Canton United Methodist Church and Canton Lions Club.

Mark was married to Susan Limp Boling on Aug. 25, 1984, she survives. His son, Aaron Mark Boling passed away on Aug. 24, 2003.

He is also survived by two brothers, Mike (Janet) Boling and David (Donna) Boling; three sisters, Jean (Marvin) Day, Marianne (Roger) Nelson, all of Salem, and Linda Harrington, Hendersonville, North Carolina.

Other survivors include nieces: Hannah and Jenny Day, Laura Crump, Lesley Andres, Carly Tarr, and Cortney Harrington; nephews, Chad Nelson, Joel and Jess Day, Jason Boling, and Dr. Todd Boling of Homer, Alaska.

Also, Wade Myers, Carrie Deaton, and Seth Limp, and 22 great-nieces and nephews.

Come and join Mark’s celebration of life at Cornerstone Hall, Jim Day Rd., Salem, on Sunday, Sept. 12, 1 to 5 p.m. A buffet meal will be served from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Come with a story about Mark, jokes, sing and dance. Mark loved music and he had a list of songs. Adult time will be from 2:30 to 5 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to Humane Society of Washington County, 204 W. Joseph St., Salem, IN 47167. There will also be a donation box at the celebration.

Mark loved his pets: dogs, Abe, Abby, Andy, Peppar, and Boomer; cats, Beavis and Prancer.

Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home was entrusted with funeral care.