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Edward Francis Boyle

October 10, 1927 ~ March 10, 2018 (age 90)

Edward Francis Boyle, age 90 of Salem WV, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 10, 1927 in Fink, WV; the son of the late Joseph Bernard Boyle, Sr. and Margaret Gertrude (Lydon) Boyle.

Edward is survived by his wife of 58 years, De (Saunders) Boyle of Salem, WV; a son, Mike Boyle & his wife, Lisa of Fairmont, WV; two daughters, Barbara Lynn Kopp of Clarksburg, WV and Dena Jean McDonald & her husband, Douglas of Morgantown, WV; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert “Doc” Boyle and Joseph “Bud” Boyle, Jr.; and a sister, Catherine Joanne Boyle.

Edward was a United States Army Veteran and served during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Pennzoil after 35 years of service. Edward was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Local Teamsters. He loved to go hunting.

Family will receive friends at Greathouse Funeral Home, 1999 W. Main Street, Salem, on Tuesday March 13, 2018 from 2:00 – 8:00 pm, where a Vigil Service will be held at 7:00 pm; Catholic funeral liturgy will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Salem on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 10:30 am with Father Akila Rodrigo and Deacon Arnie Lipscomb, as presiders. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens where military honor will be accorded by the Harrison County Honor Guard and the Army Honor Guard.

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