|Birth: ||May 18, 1897|
|Death: ||Mar., 1971|
Buford F. Boyd, 73, of 1013 E. Lake, Peoria Heights, retire molder who died at 8:37 AM yesterday at St. Francis Hospital, where he was admitted Tuesday afternoon, will be at 1 PM tomorrow at Wilton Mortuary.
The Rev Jack Austin and The Rev Marvin Schrom will officiate. Burial will be in Combs Cemetery in Rosefield Township.
Friends may call at the mortuary 7-9 tonight, and Masonic rites will be at 8 PM.
Mr. Boyd was a molder many years, last working for Illini Foundry until he retired 9 years ago. He was a member of Glen Oak Christian Church and Grandview Lodge 112, AF & AM.
A resident of Peoria, most of his life and the E. Lake address since 1927, he was born May 18, 1897 in Galesburg, the son of Edward and Cora Boyd. He married Clara Sacks April 3, 1920 in Peoria.
Surviving are his widow; two sons, Robert of Poeira and Roger of Morton; one daughter MRs E (Martha) Watkins of Peoria; one sister Mrs. George (Lena) Orsoline of Burbank, Calif; six grandchildren and one great grandchild.
handwritten March 1971
Clara F. Sacks Boyd (1899 - 1986)*
Created by: Tracy Kyle
Record added: Oct 05, 2008
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