Ellen Boyer, 88, of Farmington, passed away at 1:30 A.M. Tuesday March 25, 2008 at the Good Samaritan Home in Keosauqua.
Born October 3, 1919 at Milaca, Minnesota the daughter of Ed & Ellen Schelin Vance.
On October 12, 1947 at Farmington, Iowa she married Harley E. Boyer. He preceded her in death on March 14, 2007.
Survivors include four sons: John Boyer, Charles Boyer, Jim Boyer and Dennis Boyer all of Farmington; four grandchildren: Kathy Otto of Center Point, Carrie Miller of Bonaparte, J.R. Boyer of Farmington, and Kevin Boyer of Farmington; ten great grandchildren, two brothers: Edward (Erma) Vance of Kahoka, Missouri, Robert Vance of Farmington, and one sister Rachel (Junior) Palmer of Farmington.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one grandson,
Ellen was a member of the First Baptist Church in Farmington. She enjoyed flowers, cooking, and being outdoors.
Friends may call after1:00 P.M. Thursday, March 27, 2008 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory in Farmington with the family meeting friends from 6-8 P.M.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Friday, March 28, 2008 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory with Reverend Phillip Schmidt officiating.
Burial will be in the Greenglade Cemetery in Farmington.
A memorial has been established in her memory