Earl R. “Bob” Boyer, Sr., 86, passed away March 11, 2016. Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Della; his parents, Earl and Zella Boyer; and brothers and sisters, Bill Boyer, Jim Boyer, Stella Cates, Mary Lou Mestas, Ruth Vigil, and Susan Martinez; and grandson, Jose Luis Boyer. He is survived by his loving children, Earl (Cecilia) Boyer, and Steve (Debbie) Boyer; grandchildren, Andres Boyer, Kirstin Boyer, and Stefan Boyer, and loving sisters, Elizabeth “Blondie” Vigil, Inez Chavez, and Mary Ann Boyer Pedraza. Bob served our country in the United States Air Force and then worked at the CF&I steel mill in Pueblo for 36 years. He was a kind, loving person and everyone remembers his gentle spirit. The services will be held on Friday, March 18, 2016 at St. Mary’s Church with the Rosary starting at 10 am and the Mass at 10:30. Immediately following will be the burial at the North St. Mary’s Cemetery.
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