Lanny F. Boyer

Lanny F. Boyer, 75, of Highland, IL died Friday, January 12, 2018 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon, IL.

Lanny was born February 12, 1942, to Harold and Bernice (nee Koch) Boyer, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Highland, IL. On September 12, 1966, he married Myrna Wiese in Carlyle, IL.

He worked at Basler Electric for over 40 years, retiring as Regional Manager. He was a member of EvUCC of Highland. Lanny’s dedication to his family and his job knew no bounds. He was a sports enthusiast, especially at his kids and grandkids sporting events. He liked to play golf, pitch horseshoes and camp. Lanny enjoyed being around his family, especially his grandchildren, grand-dogs, and grand-cat. He liked country music, played in Charlie Barnes band back in the day, and he loved to play cards.

He is survived by his wife, Myrna Boyer, Highland, IL; children, Janelle (Duane) Clarke, Highland, IL, Jill (Timothy) Reaka, Highland, IL, Jason (Sandi) Boyer, Mills River, NC; grandchildren, Mason, Madison and Max Clarke, and Hudson Boyer; many cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents Harold and Bernice Boyer.

Visitation: Monday, January 15, 2018, from 9:00 to 11:00 am at Evangelical United Church of Christ, Highland, IL.

Memorial Service: Monday, January 15, 2018, 11:00 am at Evangelical United Church of Christ, Highland, IL.

Clergy: Rev. Chris Hill, Pastor

Meridith Funeral Home, Highland, IL.

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