Dave Boulton died on Saturday, October 10,
"There will be a service for Dave at 1 pm on October
23rd. It will be held in the Pacific Chapel at Skylawn. I hope each of you can
spread the word and bring as many of Daves associates to the service
I would love to have a full house."
"Skylawn is located on Highway 92 at Skyline Blvd."
"We need to have photos to place into the guest book and
put on display at the service. As Dave is being cremated the urn will be at the
service. If I have not already told you, he donated his cornea so that two more
people in the world will have sight."
- Dave's cousin Bette
Memorial Invitation - 233 Kb
The Forth Interest Group (FIG) was started by Bill
Ragsdale, Kim Harris, John James, Dave Boulton, Dave Bengel, Tom Olsen, and
Dave Wyland. They introduced the concept of a FIG Forth Model, a
publicly available Forth system that could be implemented on popular computer
Dave and Sandy Bumgarner worked at
Jef Raskin's Information
Appliance where he programmed all of the many printer drivers for the
Dave was credited with the phrase: Never trust a
computer which you cannot lift.
Dave wrote a
program for the Jupiter Ace.
Here is what Dave wrote about himself on December 9,
"I did a big push for cell phone browsers a few years
back at Openwave Systems, then I took
some time off. I'm now working up to a new generation of wireless internet