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Lester Leewell Boyer
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1869
Clarion County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1941
Franklin
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA

LESTER LEEWELL "LEE" BOYER, 72, died at his home near White Temple School, Sugarcreek Township, Franklin RD 2, at 8 p.m. Wednesday January 22, 1941, following an illness of several weeks. He was born in Ashland Township, Clarion County, on January 31, 1869 where he resided until 12 years old. He had been a resident of Sugarcreek Township for the past 60 years and was well known in that district. Mr. Boyer, who was a son of Jeremiah and Rachel Weaver Boyer, was a farmer and teamster and a member of the Oakland Grange. Surviving are his widow, who was formerly Charlotte C. "Lottie" Douglass, to whom he was married on July 28, 1893; and the following children: Mrs. Jennie May Griffin, Oil City; Frank James Boyer, of Franklin; and Lester E. Boyer, at home. The following brothers and sisters also survive: Adelburt S. and Hamilton F. Boyer, Parkersburg, WV; Charles N. Boyer, New Castle; Martin D. and George M. Boyer, Rocky Grove; Mrs. Lucy Tingley, Pittsburgh Road, Franklin and John F. Boyer of White Temple district. Five grandchildren and three great grandchildren also survive. The body was brought to the Buchanan Funeral Home where services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday with the Rev. Frank Towers, of the Rocky Grove Church of God, officiating, assisted by the Rev. W.D. Donaldson, pastor of the Vandergrift Church of God. Interment will be in Brandon Cemetery at Salina.

Funeral Services for Lester L. Boyer, who died Wednesday at his home near White Temple School in Sugarcreek Township, were conducted Friday afternoon in the Buchanan Funeral Home by the Rev. Frank A. Towers, pastor of the Rocky Grove Church of God and the Rev. W.D. Donaldson, pastor of the Vandergrift Church of God. The ministers read the Hymns, "Jesus, Savior, Pilot Me" and "Sometime We'll Understand" and the poem "Crossing the Bar." Interment was in the Brandon Cemetery at Salina and the pallbearers were A.C. Peterson, Joseph A. McElhaney, P.L. Runninger, George Domres, Arthur Sherlock and Domer Carter. Among those from out of the city who attended the services were Charles N. Boyer and family and C.C. Altman, of New Castle; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Hannell and Mrs. Alton Griffin, of Oil City and Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Boyer, of Erie. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeremiah M. Boyer (1844 - 1908)
  Rachel Weaver Boyer (1843 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Charlotte C Douglass Boyer (1872 - 1949)*
 
 Children:
  Jennie May Boyer Rossey (1894 - 1969)*
  Effie Belle Boyer Ritchey (1896 - 1924)*
  Frank James Boyer (1898 - 1968)*
  Florence E Boyer Rice (1901 - 1919)*
  Lester E Boyer (1914 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Adelburt Sylvester Boyer (1867 - 1941)*
  Lester Leewell Boyer (1869 - 1941)
  Martin Dennis Boyer (1871 - 1947)*
  Thomas Eugene Boyer (1873 - 1940)*
  Hamilton Franklin Boyer (1876 - 1946)*
  George Milton Boyer (1878 - 1969)*
  John Fremont Boyer (1881 - 1961)*
  Charles Neri Boyer (1883 - 1962)*
  Lucy Bell Boyer Tingley (1886 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brandon Cemetery
Brandon
Venango County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Mona Anderson
Record added: May 07, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10925370
Lester Leewell Boyer
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Lester Leewell Boyer
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Lester Leewell Boyer," Birth: Jan. 31, 1869,Clarion County.Pennsylvania, USA. Death: Jan. 22, 1941,Franklin (Venango County).Venango County.Pennsylvania, USA .
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