LEE and DANFORTH – Arden Phillip Boardman, 72, died unexpectedly June 25, 2008, in Carroll. He was born Aug. 20, 1935, in Canterbury, New Brunswick, the son of Andrew Earl and Josephine (McLaughlin) Boardman. Arden rented shed No. 2 at the Lee flea market, which he thoroughly enjoyed. He raised international champion Yorkshire terriers. He loved music, gardening, animals and sports, especially the New York Yankees. He is survived by a sister, Diane Jarvis and her husband, Gary, of Hermon; a sister-in-law, Elizabeth Boardman; three nieces, Sharon Buffinton and her husband, David, Penny Gray and Michele Cameron; one nephew, Byron Boardman and his wife, Maureen; great-nieces, Andrea Gray, Brandy Gray, Melissa Cameron, Meghan Boardman and Mackenzie Gray; great-nephews, Colby Gray, Michael Cameron and Cameron Boardman; and special friends, John Colle, Molly Moody, Mrs. Nellie House, Carroll and Lindsay Nevells, Steve Hanscom, and Ainsley and Betsy McPhee. In addition to his parents, Arden was predeceased by two brothers, Vincent Boardman and Robert Boardman; and two sisters, Noreen and Daphne Boardman. Friends may call 2-3 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln. A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. Dana Douglas officiating. After the memorial service, there will be a reception at Lee Academy Dining Hall. Interment will be Sunday at Canterbury Cemetery, Canterbury, New Brunswick. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Springfield Congregational Church or Penobscot Valley Humane Society. Donations may be left at the funeral home. For an online guest book, please visit www.clayfuneralhome.com.