Freddie Zane Boyer, 71, died Dec. 31, 2012.
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A native of Galax, Va., Fred came to New Orleans, La., after being stationed at Camp Leroy Johnson in 1961. He remained there, becoming a Louisiana Certified Public Accountant after receiving his bachelor's and master's degrees at LSUNO.
He was the beloved husband of Helen Dittmer Boyer; father of Mittie Boyer, Freddie Boyer, Benjamin Boyer and Elizabeth Toups (Jason).
He was the grandfather of Erin Elizabeth Boyer, Lucienne Wynne Boyer and Nash Boyer Toups; and was the brother of Ina Riddle (Leon) and Joan Bryant (Bobby).
He was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth Musser Henne; father, Fred J. Boyer; brother, Ronald Boyer; brother-in-law, Odell Felts.
He was the brother-in-law of Catherine and Henry Eikel and Elroy Dittmer. Many nieces and nephews survive.
A private funeral mass was held Jan. 5, 2013, at St. Joseph Church in New Orleans.
In lieu of flowers, masses preferred.
Condolences may be offered at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.
Published in Galax Gazette from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2013