BOYD, Elva - After a courageous battle with Alzheimer's for many years, Elva peacefully passed away on Monday, November 21, 2011 at the Woodhaven Nursing Home in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Rolph. Loving mother of Allan and his wife Judi (both deceased), Brian, Kathy and her husband Ken Sandiford and Jim and his wife Lynne (both deceased). Cherished grandma of Kellie (Mike Clements), Nicole, Shaun (Belynda), David, Ken (Tania), Kari, Kyle and great- grandma to Blake, Liam, Cole, Emma, Brayden and Kallie. Elva will be sadly missed by all her brothers and sisters. Family will receive friends at the O'Neill Funeral Home, 6324 Main Street, Stouffville, 905-642-2855, from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, November 24, 2011. Chapel service will be held on Friday, November 25, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Private family interment. If so desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.