Obituary: Jack E. Booher


Jack E. Booher, 88, of Carmel, died July 25. He was born on July 5, 1927, in Lebanon, Ind., son of Maurice and Ruby Shelburne Booher. Jack was a lifelong resident of Hamilton County.

He was employed by the State of Indiana from 1953 until retirement in 1988, including two terms as state budget director. Jack was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps. He was a member of Orchard Park Presbyterian Church. He was a member of the Carmel Golden K Kiwanis. Also, he was an active member of both Westfield and Carmel Lions Clubs and the Service Corps of Retired Executives.

Survivors include his wife, Carolyn; son, Mark (Celia); daughter, Marcia; grandchildren, Ben and Lizzie.

Donations in memory of Jack may be given to the Carmel Clay Education Foundation or the Carmel Golden K Kiwanis.