|Birth: ||Sep. 25, 1877|
|Death: ||Mar. 10, 1974|
One of Kingman's oldest residents, Ed Boyer, 98, died Sunday, March 10, at Community Hospital. Funeral services were at Livingston Chapel Wednesday with Rev. Gerald Martin officiating. Burial was in the Cleveland Cemetery.
Edward Melvin Boyer was born September 25, 1875, in Mason Co., Ill. He was married to Ella Koppisch October 2, 1899; she died April 14, 1934. He farmed near Rago until moving to Kingman in 1916.
For a number of years he had a large truck garden, and kept many Kingman families supplied with garden produce.
His surviving children are 2 sons, Marvin of Wichita and Paul of Towanda; and four daughters, Georgina Sterling and Ella Milburn of Kingman, Bessie Stauffer of Hutchinson and Nellie Adams of Enid.
There is also a surviving sister, Mrs. Mae Steele of Halstead and thirty-two grandchildren.
Leader Courier March 15, 1974
It is said that Edward did not want any names or dates on the tombstone,but his son-in-law Robert(Bob)Sterling talked him into at least putting the names on it. Otherwise, how would you know who was buried in that plot.
William Peter Boyer (1851 - 1928)
Eleanor Boyer Boyer (1856 - 1944)
Ella Amelia Koppisch Boyer (1879 - 1934)
Lillian E. Boyer (1898 - 1910)*
Helen Grace Boyer Bish (1901 - 1959)*
Marie Eleanor Boyer Barker/Lehman (1902 - 1952)*
Florence Boyer Gillen (1904 - 1959)*
Ella May Boyer Milburn (1906 - 1983)*
Bessie Lizzie Boyer Stauffer (1909 - 1989)*
Cecil James Boyer (1909 - 1956)*
Nellie Pauline Boyer Cole Adams (1911 - 1994)*
Georgina Anna Boyer Sterling (1914 - 1984)*
George Boyer (1914 - 1914)*
Violet Ruth Boyer (1916 - 1916)*
Karl Louis Boyer (1917 - 1969)*
Marvin Robert Boyer (1919 - 2009)*
Paul Alvin Boyer (1922 - 2000)*
James Seymour Boyer (1875 - 1958)*
Edward Melvin Boyer (1877 - 1974)
Hattie Mae Boyer Steele (1880 - 1982)*
Earl Cleotious Boyer (1884 - 1948)*
William Henry Boyer (1893 - 1973)*
Plot: 207 Lot # 2
Created by: Pat Robinson Boyer
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56370175