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Florence E. Boyer, 98, of Rockford, passed away on Friday, November 10, 2017. She was born at Swedish American Hospital on December 3, 1918, in Rockford, the only child of Ernest and Elida (Broberg) Tegner. Florence was a high school graduate of Rockford High School, class of 1936. She married Francis J. Boyer May 13, 1937 in Rockford. He predeceased her on June 27, 1992. Florence was a homemaker and later worked as a secretary at Rock Valley College where she retired in 1970. She and her husband were long time members of the Bethesda Covenant Church and later the Broadway Covenant Church. She was Sunday school teacher, Girl Scout leader, and a faithful member of the Rockford Garden Club and artist. Florence volunteered many hours at Swedish American Hospital.
She is survived by her daughter, Cynthia J. (Dr. Kurt) Miericke of Winter Springs, Florida; son Thomas A. Boyer of Rockford and grandchildren Tina and Andrew Miericke, and Lesley and Lauren Boyer and great grandchildren.
Graveside Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Scandinavian Cemetery, 1700 Rural St., Rockford with Dr. Kurt Miericke officiating. Memorials can be made to the Covenant Enabling Residences of Florida, P.O. Box 197014, Winter Springs, FL 32719-7014

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  1. Linda Evans

    Cindy and family, Want to extend my sympathy to you and your family in the passing of your mother I know it has to be a very hard time for all of you and your Broadway family is thinking of you

  2. Barb Shlikas Cornwall

    Cynthia & Family, Your mother lived a long life, and her memory will never fade from your hearts. Although her passing is heartbreaking, take comfort in knowing that you'll be reunited in another life that will last forever. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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