JOHN H. BOYER, 70
John H. Boyer, 70, of Cookport passed away on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at Beacon Ridge in Indiana, Pa.
Born March 18, 1943, in Indiana, Pa., to Mary (Walker) Boyer and Ira C. Boyer, John believed in the birth, death, and resurrection of Christ. We will see him again.
John attended Indiana Jr.-Sr. High School and finished his education while serving in the U.S. Army.
He was a member of the Diamondville United Methodist Church.
John worked at McCreary Tire & Rubber and in area coal mines before owning and operating C.J. Boyer Plbg. & Heating.
He is survived by his wife, Carol (Frampton) Boyer; three children: Kimberly (Paul) Betz, J. Scott Boyer and Kelly (Jim) Howells. Also surviving are grandchildren: Michael & Emily Packer, Tyler Betz and Catherine & Courtney Boyer and great-granddaughter, Hannah Betz and his siblings: Ira Boyer, Robert Boyer, Mary Gilbert & Jane Dixson.
John was preceded in death by his parents and five brothers: James, William, Wilbert, Harry & Wallace.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 19 at the Rairigh Funeral Home in Hillsdale, Pa. A 10 a.m. funeral service will take place on Monday, Jan. 20 at the funeral home with Pastor Denny Marshall officiating. Interment will be at East Mahoning Cemetery, Purchase Line, Pa. Military honors will be accorded. During the Sunday afternoon visitation at 2:30 p.m., the Clymer American Legion Post #222 will conduct the observance of military honors.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Diamondville United Methodist Church, c/o 1336 Fir Road, Commodore, PA 15729
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