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Edgar F. "Eddie" Boyer Sr.

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Edgar F. "Eddie" Boyer Sr. Obituary
Edgar F. Boyer Sr.


Age 87 of Wilmington, DE passed away on March 7, 2013. Mr. Boyer was employed with General Motors retiring after 22 years of service. Eddie was a 50 year member of AA. He was an avid fisherman, birdwatcher, enjoyed the many family fishing trips and was well known for his big hugs and kisses.

Eddie was born to the late Temple and Elizabeth (Twig) Boyer. He was also preceded in death by his first wife and love of his life, Rosalie Boyer, his second wife Johanna Boyer, his son Walter Boyer Sr., grandsons Harvey Justice and Walter Boyer Jr. and brother Walter Boyer.

He is survived by his children, Sarah Perry and husband Douglas of New Castle, DE, Emma Henry of Newark, DE, Dorothy Williamson and husband Kenneth of New Castle, DE, Edgar Boyer Jr. of Wilmington, DE and Rosalie Fisher of Newark, DE. He is also survived by 67 grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and his sister Dorothy Hudson of Dover, DE.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday evening March 12, from 6-8 pm at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway and Duncan Rd. The funeral service will be on Wednesday morning March 13 at 11 am at the funeral home. Burial will be in Silverbrook Cemetery in Wilmington.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the , 92 Read's Way, Suite 205, New Castle, DE 19720.

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Published in The News Journal from Mar. 10 to Mar. 11, 2013
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