Jeremiah Lyle Boast

Jeremiah “Jeremy” L. Boast, 29, of Cortez passed away at his home on August 4, 2014. He was born October 2, 1984 in Reno, Nev. His lifelong passion was truck driving and his children.

Jeremy is survived by his wife, Melissa of Cortez; son, Jacob; daughter, Andrea; mother, Lorrie (Butch) Graves; brother, Matthew (Peyta) Boast of Las Vegas, Nev.; grandmother, Betty (Eldon) Noyes of Dolores; grandfather, Albert (Nora) Johnson of Prosser, Wash.; grandmother, Donna Graves of Cortez; aunts, Patricia Holder, Cindy (Lee) Hynum; Helen Graves, DD (Curtis) Watkins all from Cortez; uncles, Harold (Angie) Graves, Danny (Jennifer) Graves from Cortez; numerous great aunts and uncles all across the United States; and numerous cousins and friends.

Arrangements are being made through Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to and click on the obituary section.

“To our anonymous donor thank you from the bottom of my heart.” - Lorrie Graves.