July 31, 1922 - January 23, 2014
Dorothy Boyer, beloved mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday morning, January 23rd, at the age of 91. Preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Donald, in 2007, she is survived by her children and their spouses: Donald (Sandy) boyer, Christine (Jay) Dunn and Betsy (Steve) Walker. She is also survived by her sister, Erma Hole; nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Dorothy is remembered by al for her sunny optimism and boundless belief in God and His goodness. Faith, family and friends were the core of her life, and she gave of herself willingly and happily to them. Throughout the years, she volunteered for countless church, school, charity, and political events, and, for the last 30 years, her favorite club, Questers - Oak of the golden Dream). From her friends in the Thursday morning breakfast group to her friends in the games, movies and music circle of activities - she was always happy to be involved with people.
Dorothy loved the written word and was herself a talented writer, and anyone who received one of her hand-written letters with its thoughtful and beautiful content was the better for it. She created a loving home and filled it with memories of the people and places she loved the best.
Her family and friends mourn her passing but celebrate her vibrant life. Funeral Services will be Wednesday, January 29th, 10:00 a.m., at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Church of the Recessional, 1712 S. Glendale Ave., Glendale, CA 91205, with graveside services following. "Heaven's morning breaks and earth's vain shadows flee;
in life, in death, O Lord, abide with me!"
FUNERARIA DEL ANGEL J.T. OSWALD
Directors (818) 361-6283
Published in Los Angeles Daily News on Jan. 28, 2014