Boyer, Joseph A
Date: Friday, January 8, 2010
Time: 3:00p.m. to 8:00p.m.
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto
Date: Mass -Saturday, January 9, 2010
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church
Calvary Cemetery, DeSoto, MO
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Joseph Adam Boyer, 84 of DeSoto passed away at his residence on January 6, 2010. He was born July 27, 1925 at Old Mines; the son of the late Adam J. and Julia Boyer. Joseph is survived by his loving wife, Susan (Johnson) Boyer of DeSoto.
Mr. Boyer was self-employed as a contractor/carpenter; 50th year Carpenter's Local 2214, In 1943, Joe joined the Knights of Columbus; he was 4th Degree Knight of Columbus, Past Grand Knight, Past Pro-Life Chairman, Past District Deputy, member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in DeSoto, and was a veteran of the US Army Air Corps during WWII.
Joseph was the dear father of Janet (Randy) Basler of Washington, Sharon (Terry) Cunningham of Columbia, Pamela (Tom) Dietrich of Fenton, Robert Boyer of DeSoto and Edward (Cathy) Boyer of DeSoto; dear father-in-law of Anita Boyer of DeSoto. Mr. Boyer was the dear grandfather of Bran, Stacie, Adam, Dana, Nicole, Ben, Andrew, Joshua, Nathan, Ellena, Joseph, Justin, Terra and Kayla; dear great-grandfather of Elizabeth, Shelby, Weston, Ava, Alaynah, Ericka, Zachary, Olivia, Kaitlyn, Kassidy, Tyler, Shelby, Alayna, Morgan, Jacob, Sophia, and Dempsy; dear great-great-grandfather of Kylie.
Mr. Boyer was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Francis "Frankie" Boyer, a grandson, Jacob Metz, a granddaughter, Tiffany Boyer-Earp and a great-grandchild, Dillon.
Mass will be officiated by Father Alex Anderson.