Posted Online: July 25, 2010, 7:42 pm

Justin Boney

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Justin E. Boney, 23, of Washington, Iowa
Justin E. Boney, 23, of Washington, formerly of Ainsworth, Iowa, and Aledo, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2010, after an accident.

Celebration of life services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington with Pastor Seth Bowker officiating. General calling hours will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Aledo Cemetery in Aledo. A general memorial has been established. Online condolences may be sent for Justin's family at

Justin was born Feb. 3, 1987, in Aledo, the son of Michael and Kelleen (Nordin) Boney. Justin graduated from Highland High School in 2005. Following graduation, Justin traveled with his stepfather working as a journeyman pipefitter. He was employed at Knutson Construction in Iowa City, Iowa.

Justin loved the outdoors.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather Kelleen and John Tate of Ainsworth, Iowa, father Mike Boney of Aledo; sister Michelle Gillespie and husband Chance and their son Tyson of Aledo; brother Jacob Tate and sister Jessica Tate both of Ainsworth; stepbrothers Eric, Colten and Dakota of Aledo; grandparents Harris and Jeanie Nordin of Strasburg, Ohio; grandmother Carol Ann Boney of Aledo; grandparents Stan and Tonny Tate of Columbus Junction, Iowa; Aunt Drue Baugher and husband Perry and their children Blair and Kate of Aledo; Aunt Kim Fahrni and husband Bob and their children Kajsa and Kristen of New Philadelphia, Ohio; uncle Chris Nordin of Concord, New Hampshire; Uncle Rob Tate and wife Julie and their children Krystan and Isaac of Ainsworth, Iowa; and his dog Tucker.

Justin was preceded in death by grandfather Edgar Boney and uncle Mark Nordin.