Mary E. Boyce died with her sons surrounding her with love Thursday morning, June 17, 1999.
She was born February 4, 1919 in Cedarview, Utah, the daughter of Gertrude Blackburn and Mark Russell. Preceded in death by her loving husband Charles Avard Boyce.She is survived by her sons, Donald (Evalani), Russell (Gerri), Kenneth (Shanna) and Glen Anderson (Colleen). Survived by sister Lorna Sorensen and brother Harding Russell; 21 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by brother Howard (Jay) Russell and sister Deone Jones.
She spent many hours on the lakes and reservoirs of Utah and surrounding states with her husband, children, extended family and friends. Fishing and camping was a favorite family activity. She was a long-time community member of Butlerville, Utah and cherished her friendships with many neighbors.
"We think of you in silence and often speak your name, but all that's left to answer us is a picture in a frame." Author unknown
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 19, 1999 at the Wasatch Lawn Mortuary Chapel, 3401 South Highland Drive where friends may call on Friday from 6-8 p.m. and on Saturday from 12:45-1:45 p.m. prior to services. Interment Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.