Sue R. Boyd 1936-2021 | News, Sports, Jobs
BOARDMAN – Sue R. Boyd, 84, died on Monday, May 24, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family.
Sue was born June 2, 1936 in Youngstown, daughter of the late George and Doris McCune Carlson.
She graduated from North High School in 1954 and has lived her entire life in Youngstown.
Sue worked as an assembly worker for Aero Corporation in Youngstown for several years. She then became a moving packer for several years for the Mayflower Moving Company. Sue was also a floral designer for Dick Adgate Florist and later for Wildflower Cove.
She was a member of the Old Presbyterian Church in Coitsville, where she sang in the church choir, a member of the Coitsville Garden Club, served as treasurer for several years and also served on the North High School Reunion Committee, as treasurer. Sue was an avid gardener who enjoyed working outdoors in her flower and vegetable gardens. In her spare time, Sue enjoyed reading, traveling, cooking for her family and friends, and playing cards.
She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister, which showed her dedication to her faith. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, especially with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Sue is survived by three children, Georgianne (Patrick Beres) Denny of Liberty, Debra (Dr. William) Joyner of Raleigh, North Carolina, and Bobbi L. (Kevin) Cabuno-Blevins of Las Vegas, Nevada; four grandchildren, Julie Brantley of Boardman, Christen (Tom) McNally of Cortland, Caitlin Cabuno of Las Vegas and Devon S. (Tyler) Thomas of Moorpark, California; eight great-grandchildren, Riley Brantley, Allyson Brantley, Anthony Hutchko, Cole McNally, Brayden Levine, Charlee McNally, Brody Thomas and Ellie Rose Thomas; her sister-in-law, Dottie Carlson of Connecticut; one brother-in-law, Richard Heydle from Poland; his bonus daughter (niece), Laurie (William) Gartland of Austintown; and several beloved nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Sue was predeceased by her husbands, Samuel E. Boyd Sr. and Robert “Skip” L. Wentz; one son, Samuel E. Boyd Jr .; one son-in-law, Larry J. Denny; one brother, Donald Carlson; and a sister, Carol Heydle.
Family and friends can call from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at Davis-Becker Funeral Home, 8536 Market Street, Boardman, followed by a memorial service celebrating Sue’s life at 1 p.m.
Condolences for Sue’s family can be sent to www.beckerobits.com.