Harold Wayne Boyce, 89, passed away Sunday, Dec. 10, 201,7 at his home in Terre Haute. He was born in Clay County on Dec. 7, 192, to the late William and Lona (Fishaber) Boyce.
Harold graduated from Brazil High School in 1947, and later married Ruth McLain on March 3, 1951. He served his country in the United States Army, and retired from Tredegar after 38 years as a machine operator.
Harold loved being outdoors, fishing, hunting, picking mushrooms and working in his yard and garden.
He was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Harold Hassler.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Ruth Boyce; daughter, Denise (Chris) Jacobsen, Broken Arrow, Okla.; sons, Duane (Lisa) Boyce, Terre Haute, Dean (Lisa) Boyce, Wylie, Texas; sister, Betty Hassler, South Carolina; grandchildren, Amber (Brad) Bush, Alicia (Jake) Duncan, Ashley (Eric) Sullivan, Shane (Andrea) Boyce, Aaron Jacobsen, Magen (Travis) Kostenko and Amy (Tylr) Romano; great-grandchildren, Addison Bush, Aiden Bush, Keeley Dodson, Karson Kostenko, Caleb Sullivan, Kenzlee Kostenko and Rosalia Romano.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at Moore Funeral Home, in Brazil, with Pastor Brad Bush officiating and burial with military honors to follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. The family will accept friends for visitation on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until the time of service. Online condolences may be expressed at:
Published on December 11, 2017