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Ben Stevens Boyce
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1884
Lisbon
Ransom County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1928
Ottawa
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA

Ben Stevens Boyce, son of W. D. Boyce, Chicago publisher, died on Thrusday in a hospital at Ottawa, Ill., after an illness of several weeks, it was learned here yesterday. He was 43 years old.

Mr. Boyce was a veteran of the world war. He was gassed while serving with the French army. Later he joined the American forces and served throughout the war. He was wounded once.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Edna Bary Boyce; three children, Jane, Mary and William, and his parents. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at Ottawa.



Paid death notice, Chicago Tribune, August 12, 1928

BOYCE -- Ben Stevens Boyce, Aug. 9, 1928, Ottawa, Ill., beloved husband of Ednay Barry Boyce, father of Jane, Mary and William; son of William D. and Mary J. Boyce; brother of Mrs. Happy Boyce Parker and Mrs. Sydney Boyce Bishop. Funeral Sunday, Aug. 12, at 12 o'clock standard time, from residence of W. D. Boyce, Ottawa. Interment Ottawa Av. cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Dickson Boyce (1858 - 1929)
  Mary Jane Beacom Boyce (1869 - 1959)
 
 Children:
  William Dickson Boyce (1927 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ben Stevens Boyce (1884 - 1928)
  Happy Boyce Parker (1886 - 1976)*
  Sydney Boyce Bishop (1889 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ottawa Avenue Cemetery
Ottawa
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Har37x
Record added: Aug 12, 2012
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Ben Stevens Boyce
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