Lemley Chapel
Serving Sedro-Woolley &
All of Skagit County Since 1935
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Sedro-Woolley, WA
Raymond ‘Danny’ Boome Memorial
Raymond ‘Danny’ Boome Memorial

Raymond ‘Danny’ Boome

Raymond ‘Danny’ Boome

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Raymond Daniel ‘Danny’ Boome, Jr. 64, a resident of the Lummi Tribal Community, passed away at his home on Saturday, February 1, 2020.

Danny was born in Mount Vernon, WA on April 30, 1955, the son of Raymond & Frances (Williams) Boome, Sr.  He was raised and attended school in the Sedro-Woolley area.

Danny worked for many years as a tribal commercial fisherman and also provided security and many tribal powwows.  He later provided janitorial and maintenance services for the Northwest Indian College, the Lummi Industrial Business Council and the Lummi Commercial Council.  He was involved in the Lummi Stommish Festival, he volunteered with the Paddle to Lummi boating festival in 2007 and 2019 and for many other Tribal festivities over the years.

Danny was a member of the 1910 Indian Shaker Church.  He also was a big sports fan, rooting for the Seahawks, Mariners and for the local Lummi sports teams.

Danny is survived by his longtime companion, Ruth Solomon at the family home at Lummi; his sons, Buddy Boome of Bellingham and Guy Boome of Lummi and his daughter, Lora Boome of Lummi; his sister, Robin Boome of Mount Vernon; grandchildren, Kymberlee, Cordelia, Ezeriah, Dayzha and Ashton Boome, Harlow, Izabella, and Hendrix Boome-Heaton and Jayden and Katelynn Boome and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, and three sisters, Shirley Boome Evans, Victoria ‘Vicki’ Boome Solomon and Debra Boome Morris.

A Prayer Service will be held on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 7:00pm at the 1910 Indian Shaker Church in Concrete followed by Funeral Services on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 10:00am.  Interment will be at the Sauk Indian Cemetery.  Services are under the direction of Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley.  Share memories of Danny and sign the online guest register.


  • Buddy Boome

    Love you dad … I can’t believe its already been over a year.. And your birthday is coming up. We all sure do miss you grumpy grandpa is what the kids called ya 🙂
    You clocked out before all this covid crap.. You woulda dreaded being stuck..
    You on my heart today dad ..i sure could use your ear right now.
    Love you and miss you Dad

  • darlene olsen

    I am sorry to hear of his passing…Rest in paradise….while working st the college I got to see him come and go at work, and he always took the time to say hello..he was a good person…you will be missed.

  • Jody Houser

    So so sorry to hear of Danny’s passing. He and his sister’s, mom and dad used to come visit is all the time at Swin. My folks were George and June McLeod,
    RIP Danny
    Jody McLeod Houser

  • Buddy Boome

    Rest in Dad. I love you. You will be missed .
    Love your oldest son Buddy Boome