In memory of

Darrin Boger

April 25, 1968 - February 20, 2019
From: Wall Lake, IA
Darrin Boger

Darrin Boger

Born: April 25, 1968
Died: February 20, 2019
Age: 50
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   Darrin Boger, age 50, of Wall Lake, IA, passed away after his 2 ½ year long battle with cancer, on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at St. Anthony Regional Hospital in Carroll, IA.  Darrin was born on April 25, 1968, in Denison, IA, to parents Harry and Barbara (Sturtevant) Boger.  He grew up in Denison where he attended school and graduated from Denison High School in 1986.  Darrin was inducted into the United States Marine Corps and was stationed in Guam.  After his honorable discharge on Sept. 22, 1990, he was recalled to deploy to Desert Storm.
   On July 10, 2005, Darrin was united in marriage to Heather Luchtel in Odebolt, IA. This union was blessed with two daughters: Davanee and Aleeya.  They later divorced.  Darrin bought Lake Lanes in 1996.  He owned and operated it for 22 years until present day where he earned his reputation as “the fun guy”.  He also worked at Evapco in Lake View.  Darrin enjoyed bowling, watching the Chicago Bears and LA. Dodgers.  He will be remembered for his sarcasm and sense of humor.  Darrin loved spending time with his girls and took pride in his family.  He was a devoted father and grandfather and will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved him.
   Survivors left to cherish Darrin’s memory include his daughters: Davanee Patryce Boger, Aleeya Barbara Boger and Kianna (Chris) Snyder; granddaughter Stella Snyder; brothers: Dennis (Karen) Boger of Dallas Center, IA, Delaine Boger of Wall Lake, IA, and Donivan Boger (special friend Bobbie McFarland) of Sioux City, IA; other extended family members and friends.
   Darrin was preceded in death by his parents Harry and Barbara; and sister-in-law Cindy Boger.

Celebration of Life to continue at Lake Lanes in Wall Lake, IA, after the service.

Celebration of Life
2:30 p.m., Saturday
February 23, 2019
Wall Lake Community Building
Wall Lake, Iowa
5:00 - 9:00 p.m., Friday
February 22, 2019
Farber & Otteman Funeral Home
Wall Lake, Iowa
Crawford Heights Cemetery
Dension, Iowa


Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 8:42 PM
“I am saddened to learn of Darrin's passing and have fond childhood memories of family gatherings. My thoughts and prayers to family and loved ones. Thank you for your service, Darrin.”
- Cory Brockmann
Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 10:42 AM
“Another one of God's gifts has returned home. Its not the things we done but the love and memories we leave in others hearts when we go. You will be missed. ”
- Kelli Washburn
Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 10:42 AM
“Oh my.. I'm terribly sorry. I was just thinking about him. I needed to reply to his message. He was in my heart and prayers. May the comfort of the Lord help you through this time. May He who knows your sorrow bring peace and comfort. My deepest sympathy,
Gina Crane”
- Gina Crane
Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 10:42 AM
“Darrin, you will be missed by many. You impacted many lives in your far too short life. We had many good times together growing up. Iím glad I was able to reconnect with you recently and share some good memories. I wish I had been able to come see you. Rest In Peace Brother. Semper Fi. Prayers for all who knew and were related to Darrin. I pray the Spirit will comfort and give peace to us all. God Bless. ”
- Timothy Graham
Friday, February 22, 2019 at 3:55 PM
“So sorry to hear of Darren's passing. Enjoyed chatting with him whenever we crossed paths. Lakes Lanes won't be the same with Darren not there. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time.
God's Blessings.”
- Jerry Boger
Friday, February 22, 2019 at 3:55 PM
“Thoughts and prayers to all family and friends. He will truly be missed for many things. Wish we could be there to celebrate his life. Rob and Marsha ”
- Rob and Marsha Bornhorst
Friday, February 22, 2019 at 3:55 PM
“Feeling so sorry for your family. Too much loss. He fought a good fight. Prayers to all of you.”
- Phyllis Christiansen
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 8:38 PM
“Always loved going to Lake Lanes and having a good time with Darrin. He will be greatly missed. Thanks for all the good times bowling and dancing on your bar! Rest in peace.”
- Jeff and Melissa Boettger and Family
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 8:38 PM

My sincere sympathy to his family. So sorry he suffered for so long I know he wanted to be there for his girls. ”
- Sharon Stuart
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 2:12 PM
“My condolences to the family on the loss of your loved, Darrin. May your shared happy memories and Jesus Christís promise at John 5:28,29 bring you comfort and peace during this difficult time.”
- Alston
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