Harold S. Boyer Jr.

HAROLD S. BOYER JR., 72, OF AMITYVILLE Harold S. "Butch" Boyer Jr., 72, of Amityville, PA, died January 28, 2013 in his residence. He was the husband of Harriet Fern (Fisher) Boyer. Born in West Reading, PA, he was the son of the late Harold S. Boyer and the late Esther Mae (Groff) Boyer. He was the owner and operator since 1959 of Boyer's Market & Catering of Amityville. He was a member of St. Paul's UCC of Amityville, where he was former chairman of the facilities committee and a member of the Men's Brotherhood. He was President of Amity HS Class of 1958, Chairman of Amity Twp. Recreation Board, Board of Historic Preservation Trust of Berks Co., longtime member of the Amity Lions Club, founding member of the A&W Rod and Gun Club, Union Lodge #479 F&AM, Rajah Shrine, Scottish Rite, South Birdsboro Archery, Rod and Gun Club, Life Member of Amity Fire Co. and a member of the Monarch Fire Co. Surviving in addition to his wife Harriet are two daughters, Suzanne B., wife of Rick Davidson, St. Lawrence, PA, and Marcy B., wife of Bruce Woods, Douglassville, PA; one son, Brian D., husband of Kathleen L. Boyer, Lower Alsace Twp., PA; two sisters, Carole M., widow of Bill Barbary, Douglassville, and Sandra L., wife of Lawrence C. Mensch, Douglassville; five grandchildren, Krista, Karen, Eric, Kara and Keon, and extended family members, Jim Yost and Angie Stewart. Masonic Service on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1 p.m. in St. Paul's UCC Chapel, 1312 Old Swede Road, Douglassville, PA 19518. Memorial Services will be in St. Paul's UCC Sanctuary on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. A gathering and fellowship in the church hall will follow the service In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of St. Paul's UCC at the above address or to the Historic Preservation Fund of Berks Co., PO Box 245, Douglassville, PA 19518. Dengler Funeral Home, Inc., Birdsboro, PA, is in charge of the arrangements.

Published in The Mercury on Jan. 31, 2013