Robert W. Boyd

HOLDERNESS -- Robert W. Boyd, 68, died Nov. 12, 2009, at his residence.

He born in Danvers, Mass., to Robert W. and Delia Cecile (Langlais) Boyd. He graduated from Salem State.

After several years of teaching high school in Danvers and Peabody, Mass., as well as serving on the Danvers Police Dept., he moved to Alaska where he spent 22 years teaching in Bethel schools and in outlying fishing villages.

A lifelong outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping and all that Alaska had to offer.

Upon retiring to New Hampshire in 2004, he pursued gardening, as well as raising poultry and livestock.

Family members include one son, Robert W. Boyd of Bedford; two daughters, Karen Benewith of Mesa, Ariz. and Christine Kille of Wakefield, Mass.; a sister, Lillian Tyrrell of Holderness; six grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

SERVICES: There are no calling hours. A private graveside service will be held at a later date.

Mayhew Funeral Home, in Plymouth and Meredith, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Published by Union Leader on Nov. 17, 2009.
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