BOYD, Joseph Thomas
Joseph Thomas Boyd, 73, of Rancho Cordova, California passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2013. He leaves his wife of 50 years, Joan (Sichitano), his children Joseph II (Donna), Sheila, Kenneth and Keith (Mary Jane), his grandchildren Kindel, Bret, Danielle, Joseph III (Samantha), Nathaniel, Rachel, Liam, Whitney and Lindsey, his brother Earl (Cindy), nieces and nephew Sandy (Victor), Rhonda and Earl Jr. At age 17, Joseph joined the U.S Navy and retired as a Senior Chief Gunners Mate after 22 years of service stationed in Norfolk, Virginia. After retiring from the Navy, Joseph moved his family to Rancho Cordova, California, and worked 20 years for the County of Sacramento, Health and Human Services. Services will be held on April 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery located at 5810 Midway Road, Dixon, California.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Mar. 17, 2013