William J. Boyer, 45, of Cadet, was born January 19, 1960 at Festus, MO, to William R. and Velma (Valley) Boyer, Cannon Mines, MO, and died Friday, September 30, 2005 in St. Louis following a bout with cancer.
Mr. Boyer was a truck driver for Bussen Quarry.
He was married May 12, 1979.
Survivors include his wife, Shawn Boyer, of Cadet; a daughter, Andrea (husband Andrew) Ricketts, Cadet; his parents, William R. and Velma Boyer, Cannon Mines; a brother, Gene (wife Gina) Boyer, Affton, MO; four sisters, Sandra (Wayne) Basiley, DeSoto; Claudia (Charlie) Hayer, Cadet; Debbie (George) Boyer, Barnhart, and Cheryl (George) Ponzar, Cadet; other relatives and many friends.
Mr. Boyer was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 5936, Old Mines; Teamsters Union Local 683 and Kruisers Car Club. He loved the outdoors.
Funeral services were at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 4, 2005 from St. Joachim Catholic Church, Old Mines with Father Ted Pieper celebrating. Burial was in St. Joachim cemetery, Old Mines.
Memorials were suggested to Siteman Center of Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto, was in charge of all arrangements.
Independent Journal, Potosi, Mo, Thursday, October 6, 2005