Born February 27, 1932 in Des Moines, IA and passed away peacefully at his home in Stillwater on September 7, 2019. Survived by loving wife, Jane Boss; children, Katherine Noble, James (Tanya Hamilton-Roth), Elizabeth Roth, Deborah Boss, Kenneth Boss, Janet Boss, and Sandra Boss Febbo; 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara A. Roth. Active member of First Presbyterian Church, member of community music groups including Minnesota Chorale and Phipps Festival Chorus, Hudson, WI. Retired Bridge Engineer with BNSF Railroad. Memorial service Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 3 p.m. with gathering beginning at 2 p.m. at FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 6201 Osgood Avenue North, Stillwater. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Music Ministry at First Presbyterian Church Stillwater, MN.