Teddy H. Boyes, 87, of Elyria, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014, at Center Ridge Health Care Center in North Ridgeville. Ted was born November 23, 1926, in Ft. Gay, West Virginia, to the late John E. and Ella (Trent) Boyes and married Nancy Chance on February 8, 1973.
He served in the U.S. Army during WW II and retired from Western Steel. He made his home in Elyria for the past 41 years and enjoyed fishing, gardening and watching the Cleveland Indians.
Surviving are his wife, Nancy; his children, Liane “Sissy” (Joseph) Toth of Brooklyn, Ohio, Bryan (Rebecca) Boyes of Elyria and Kimberly (Daniel Yeager) Bynum of Fairborn, Ohio; and four grandchildren, Tammy Toth, Dylan and Ethan Boyes and Joey Bynum.
He was preceded in death by eight brothers, Emmitt, Nelson, Raymond, Ralph, Bob, Paul, Trent and Roy; and three sisters, Betty, Opal and Jane.
Graveside services will be Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at 11 A.M., at Creston Maple Mound Cemetery, with Pastor Deborah Quillen officiating. Friends may meet after 10 A.M., at Murray Funeral Home, 173 S. Main St., Creston, Wednesday, prior to the graveside services.
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