Dwain A. Boxberger, 80, Leon, formerly of Russell, died Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, at his home.

He was born July 29, 1937, in Hays to Albert E. and Leona C. (Linenberger) Boxberger. He attended school in Russell.

He married Libby J. Robinson on Aug. 18, 1959, in Birmingham, Ala. He was a U.S. veteran of the Korean War.

Survivors include a sister, Jeanette Lewis, Latham.

He was preceded in death by a daughter.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell; cremation has been selected by the family.

Family will greet guests the day of the service Monday at the mortuary.

Memorials are suggested to Beauties and Beasts Inc. Pet Rescue (www.beautiesandbeasts.org) in care of the mortuary.