OBITUARY

Mary Elizabeth Boyd

March 25, 1921August 19, 2012

Mary E. Boyd, 91, of Grandview, Mo., passed away August 19, 2012, at St. Joseph Hospital. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. with Rosary at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at McGilley & George Funeral Home in Grandview. Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Coronation of Our Lady Catholic Church, 13000 Bennington Ave., Grandview. Burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Contributions are suggested to American Cancer Society . Mary was born March 25, 1921, in Chillicothe, Mo., to Robert and Eugenia Rothwell Boulware. She came to Kansas City in 1942 to work for North American Aviation, where she meet her husband, John E. Boyd. Mary did volunteer work in the Air Force and was a member of VFW Auxiliary Post 8100 where she played bingo for over 30 years. Preceded in death by husband, John in 1979, son, Charles "Pete" Boyd, sisters, Louise Collins and Dorothy O'Hare. Survived by son, John R. Boyd, Kansas City; daughter-in-law, Charlene Boyd, Belton Mo.; 12 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. Condolences may be left at www.mcgilleygeorgegrandview.com McGilley and George Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 12913 Grandview Rd, Grandview, MO 64030, 816-966-0250 www.mcgilleygeorgegrandview.com

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, August 23, 2012
  • Funeral Service Friday, August 24, 2012
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Mary Elizabeth Boyd

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Moon Jones

August 25, 2012

in memory of my grandma Mary

Moon Jones

August 24, 2012

Mary was a sweet loving lady that will be missed by all the people that she knew. She was my grandma and I will miss her dearly always in my thoughts and memory's.

August 23, 2012

Mary was so gracious to all of us in the neighborhood. She really cared about all the children running around and all of the families. In loving memory of a wonderful person and her life well lived.
Pam Gentry-Propst
Overland Park, KS

Marilyn Denney

August 23, 2012

Mary was a wonderful neighbor and generous friend to my mother and family. I will always remember Mary for her stories, humor and spunk. Condolences to her family for their loss.

FROM THE FAMILY

Mary Elizabeth Boulware age 3

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Mary's 1st Grade Class In Chillicothe, MO

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"Crippled" Brothers - Ralph and Robert at there home in Chillicothe, MO

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Mary with sister Dorothy in 1924

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Mary and brother Pete in 1939

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Mary and Pete 1941