Emil Boyce, 87, of Denver, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2022. He was born in Robertsville, New Jersey on May 19, 1934, the son of the late Richard and Evelyn Johnson Boyce. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Faith Crawford Boyce; brothers, Richard Boyce, Raymond Boyce, Frank Boyce, Eansley Boyce, Hartson Boyce; and sister, Evelyn Boyce.
Emil was an outdoors person and enjoyed yard work, boxing, WWE wrestling, racing, and American vintage cars.
Emil is survived by children, Jim Boyce, William Boyce, Janet Northrop, Marilyn Henson; siblings, Wally Boyce, Alta Peterson; grandchildren, Jimmy, Rebecca, Nicholas, Alyssa, Jackie, Matthew, Heather, Ralph, Emil, Ronnie; great grandchildren, Alexis, Roman, Harper; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2022, 11:00 A.M. at Unity Presbyterian Church, 8210 Unity Church Road, Denver, NC. The family will receive friends from 10:00 – 11:00 A.M. prior to the service. Interment will follow in the Church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Emil’s name may be made to: The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, National Headquarters, 6520 N. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2132 or by visiting https://msfocus.org/Donate.aspx
Online condolences may be made at www.KepnerFH.com.