Robert was born at Independence, VA, to the late Floyd Boyer and Nannie Ellen Osborne. He was retired from General Motors.
Surviving, wife, Patricia Powell Boyer of the home; three daughters and spouses, Mary Louise and Steve Glanville of Clearville, PA, Nannie Boyer of Tower City, PA, and Nancy and Gary Campbell of Hanover, PA; two sons, Floyd Boyer of New Windsor, MD and Robert Boyer, Jr of Hanover, PA; two step-daughters, Melinda and Brian Shirk of Hanover, PA and Bonnie and Joseph Eckhart of Hanover, PA; four sisters and spouse, Anna Lee Combs of Sparta, NC, Lucille Funk of Galax, VA, Nancy and Roy Ridgeway of Sparta, NC and Delta Peterson of Sparta, NC; four brothers: , Floy Boyer, Jr. and, wife Frances of Independence, VA, Charles Boyer, John Boyer and T. C. Boyer and wife, Betty of Sparta, NC
Graveside service will be held at 11:00AM, Tuesday, February 25, 2014 in Shiloh Cemetery, Sparta, NC. Rev. Eddie Roland and Rev. Tom Burcham officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, February 24 from 6;00 to 8:00PM.
In lieu of flowers, consider memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, in care of Iva Easter, 1235 Beaver Dam Road, Hillsville, VA 24343