April 14, 1930 - March 20, 2013
SOUTH BEND — Billy Owen Boyer, 82, of South Bend, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka.
He was born April 14, 1930, in Millersburg to the late Harold and Lottie (Vance) Boyer.
Billy married Bonnie Brown in 1965 in Michigan.
Survivors include his wife; children Sheila Dawn Boyer, Billie Lynn Croymans, Billy Owen Boyer II, Melissa and Harold (Karen); grandchildren Brittany, Kevin, Shane, Brook, Isaiah, Debra and Bethany; siblings Clarabelle Bigler of Goshen, Jane (Delbert) Schmucker of Nappanee, Marilyn (Samuel) Keene of Goshen and Jack (Linda) Boyer; and many nieces and nephews.
Billy was preceded in death by his siblings, Berdine Barron, Harold Ray, Jimmy Dean and George Boyer.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, 311 S. Main St., Goshen, where there will be a funeral service at 2 p.m. Monday, March 25, 2013. Burial will be in Whitehead Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Wounded Warrior Project. Online condolences may be sent at www.rrefh.com.