Margaret R. Boyer

Margaret R. Boyer, age 91, of Montoursville, earned her wings and passed peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior on Nov. 26, 2021, at Embassy of Loyalsock, surrounded by her family.

She was born on Oct. 28, 1930, “Gram/Margie” was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth E. Boyer, Sr. in 1978. She was the daughter of Herman and Ruth (Simon) Barr. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded by her brother, Robert Barr, one grandson and one great-grandson.

Surviving are her children, Kenneth E. Jr. (Rachelle), Richard A. (Cynthia), Dean E. (Joyce), Paul A. (Sharon), Kathryn J. (Raymond) Marshalek and Mary S. (Rick) Stark. There are 15 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.

Gram’s family was her life! She was the true meaning of mother/grandmother… always there, always smiling and always a kind word.

She was a life long member of Faith United Methodist Church, Montoursville, and its “Mothers time out” group. She was an active member of Topps and Kopps. She was also a member of the Montoursville Class of 1948 and worked tirelessly on their class reunions. She retired from GTE Sylvania, Montoursville.

A Celebration of her life will be announced at a later date. Private family interment will be at Twin Hills Memorial Park.

Memorial donations can be made in Margie’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105, or Paternoster Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 1862, Williamsport, Pa., 17701.

Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home. www.spitlerfuneralhome.com