2012-11-21 / Obituaries

Kenneth E. Boyd Sr. Shade Gap, 49

Kenneth E. Boyd Sr., 49, Shade Gap,d died unexpectedly Friday, November 16, 2012, in Lurgan Township.

Born Saturday, June 29, 1963, in Chambersburg, he was a son of the late Ray E. Boyd and the late Linda Rae Varner Sprenkle.

He was a welder by trade and was a presetly employed at Trafcon Industries Inc., Mechanicsburg, and formerly worked at JLG Industries Inc., McConnellsburg, and Grove-Manitowoc Crane Group, Greencastle, and worked at Breeding Tech, Willow Hill.

He was a member of Minnequa Social Club and the Hub City Social Club both in Shippensburg; Rock Hill American Legion Post 0518, Orbisonia, and the Locke Valley Home Owners Association. He was an avid hunter, NASCAR fan and Philadelphia Eagles fan.

Surviving are is wife of 16 years, Betty J. McCleary Boyd; one son, Kenneth E. Boyd Jr., Dover, Del.; one daughter, Samantha Wright, Houston, Del.; one stepdaughter, Ann (Lori) Curtis and her husband, Achilles, of Pleasant Hall; one stepson, Brian E. Epperson and his wife, Tiffany, of Mercersburg; one sister, Toni Fischer, and her husband, John, of Las Vegas, Nev.; five nieces and nephews; and five brothersin law and five sisters-in-law.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Terri Peck, and a brother, Kelly Sprenkle.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 21, at 7 p.m., at Fogelsanger- Bricker Funeral Home Inc. Rev. Thomas Cowan will officiate. Burial is private.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Franklin & Fulton Unit, 384 Floral Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Online condolences at www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com.

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