William "Gene" Boyce
1942 - 2020
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William 'Gene' Boyce was born December 28, 1942 in Renick, West Virginia to William Marvin Boyce (deceased in 1945 while serving honorably in the U.S. Army during WWII), and Betty Louise Dixon (formerly Fanning). Step-son of Ellwood Dixon and brother of Joanne Holter (Joppa, MD), Johnny Dixon (Ocala, FL), and predeceased by Joseph and Gerald Dixon. He was a long-time resident of Cordova, MD (formerly of Joppa, MD) and a graduate of Edgewood High School. Married for 46 years to Margaret 'Peggy' Boyce (formerly Anderson) in Bel-Air, Maryland. Father of five children: William G. Boyce, II (Karen) of Joppa, MD, Leslie M. Shackleford of Bel Air, MD, Meagan May (Eric) of Lewes, DE, Sunny K. Boyce (Sam Sidh) of Baltimore, MD, and Adam T. Boyce (Stacey) of Denver, CO. Grandfather of Galen, Tiarra, Kyra, Zoe and Abigail, and great-grandfather of Jackson and Logan, as well as, many nieces and nephews. Gene worked as a Construction Superintendent focusing on Maritime Construction (bridges, piers) from Pennsylvania to Georgia first with Mclean Construction in Baltimore, MD for 33 years and then with T.I.C. in Savannah, GA for 14 years. Gene loved the Eastern Shore and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He also enjoyed cooking for his family and friends. Due to current restrictions the memorial will be private.

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Published in Baltimore Sun on May 20, 2020.
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May 19, 2020
Peggy and family - So sorry to learn of Gene's passing. We always enjoyed our time spent with him...he was a dear friend for many years. He was a loyal and true friend. May wonderful memories bring you comfort at this sad time. Bill and Joyce
Joyce Bechtold
May 17, 2020
Offering you my deepest sympathy. May the God of all comfort carry you through this difficult time. Psalms 119:76
May 17, 2020
My condolences to the family . May you find comfort in your treasured memories
and Gods promise to return our loved ones . 1st Thessalonians 4 : 13 & 14 .
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