Avery J. Boyle

April 26, 1928November 28, 2012

Avery J. Boyle, 84, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at his home. He was born April 26, 1928, in Owensboro, KY to the late Avery E. and Margaret (McAtee) Boyle.

He was a US Army Veteran, retired from Mike’s Towing and worked at Mets for 11 years. He enjoyed hunting, Sprint Cars and watching westerns.

Avery was preceded in death by his parents; two grandsons; and one brother.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Dorothy (Harper) Boyle of Evansville; sons, AJ (Mary Lee) of Missouri, Roger (GayAnn) of Owensboro and Jeff (Christine) Boyle of Evansville; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be 10:30 AM Saturday, December 1, 2012, at Alexander East Chapel, officiated by Chaplain Garry Lanham, with burial in Park Lawn Cemetery. Friends may visit Friday from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.

The family would like to thank the staff at Heritage Hospice for the loving care they gave to Avery, and also their neighbors, Larry and Gloria Shane.

Condolences may be made online at


  • Visitation Friday, November 30, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, December 1, 2012

Avery J. Boyle

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Bubby White

December 2, 2012

Roger and Gay, so sorry for your loss. Love and hugs to you and your family. Bubby White (Marla)

Tom Burns

November 30, 2012

Avery was like a father to Marcy. He will be missed.Prayers go out to the family.

Larry & Gloria Shane

November 30, 2012

Dorothy,Jeff and Family,Our Prayers are with at this time of sorrow.We will certainly miss our neighbor and fiend Avery.God Bless You