Glen A. Boyer

Glen A. Boyer, 77, of Stratford, New York passed
away unexpectedly on Thursday afternoon, November
18, 2021 at Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown,
New York.
He was born on January 5, 1944 in Starkville, New
York and was the son of the late, Gaylord and Leona
(Lamphere) Boyer. Glen was educated at Starkville
and Van Hornsville Schools and received his high
school education in the military in 1962.
Glen enlisted in the United States Army in 1963
and served in the Vietnam War in the 567th Transportation
Company. After serving six years, he was
honorably discharged.
While home on leave from serving his country,
Glen married Linda L. Davenport in Ephratah, New
York on January 19, 1966. The couple shared 55 years
together raising their five children in a loving home.
Glen was of the Pentecostal faith and attended
Church of the Nazarene and a member of the American
Legion. He enjoyed reading the Bible and listening
to the Word of God. In his spare time, Glen
liked to fish, tinker around and could fix anything
as well as spend time with his family especially
his grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by his
close-knit family.
Glen is survived by his beloved wife, Linda L.
Boyer at home; his loving children, Scott Boyer and
his wife, Monica of Dolgeville, NY, Bonnie Boyer
Downes and her husband, Joseph of Gloversville,
NY, Wade Boyer of Mohawk, NY, Lee Anne Deuel
and her husband, Tom of Broadalbin, NY, and
Shawn Boyer of Salisbury, NY; a daughter-in-law,
Shallon Boyer of Dolgeville, NY; special grandchildren,
Britlyn Downes, Marie Downes, Amanda Boyer,
Maddison Deuel, Michael Deuel, Matthew Boyer,
Katlyn Boyer, Elijah Boyer, Brooke Boyer, Faith Boyer,
Kenny Boyer, Zach Boyer, and Kyle Boyer, Dylan
Balderston & Colby Bard; nine great-grandchildren;
a sister, Florence Dillenbeck of Sammonsville, NY; a
brother, Ricky Boyer and his wife, Thelma of Stratford,
NY; brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, Margaret
and Tom Tarbox of West Winfield, NY and Eddie
Green of Utica, NY.
He was predeceased by his parents, Gaylord and
Leona Boyer and his brothers, John Boyer, Harold
Boyer, Norman Boyer and Robert Boyer.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, November
24, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Miller-Plonka
Funeral Home, 30 Wolf Street, Dolgeville, New
York. A funeral service will be held immediately following
calling hours on Wednesday, November 24,
2021 at 12 p.m. (noon) with Pastor Mark Fowler officiating.
Procession will follow to Curtis Cemetery
for committal prayers.
Please consider memorial contributions for the
Boyer family, c/o Linda L. Boyer, 238 Powerhouse
Rd., Stratford, NY 13470.
To leave a message of sympathy for the Boyer
Family, please visit www.millerplonkafuneralhome.
com and sign the tribute wall.

By Leader-Herald

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