Boyce Cross, age 65, of Liberty Center, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Monday morning, March 6, 2017 in his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on March 18, 1951 in Robbins, Tennessee to Odel and Goldie (Cotton) Cross. On April 11, 1970, he married Patricia Cammarn.
Boyce worked for Chrysler Toledo Machining in Perrysburg for 31 years retiring in September of 2001. In 1999 he started up Swancreek Landscaping with his sons, Rick and David. Boyce will be remembered as a hard working man and a jack of all trades. When he wasn't working, he loved to hunt and fish.
Boyce will be greatly missed by his loving wife of 46 years, Patricia; sons Rick (Ann) Cross and David Cross (Lana Nofziger); 3 grandchildren; Dylan, Luke, and Cassi Cross; brother, Jim (Rhonda) Cross and Lloyd Cross; sister, Ocia (Ricky) King; several nieces and nephews; and his best friend, Edward "Steve" Stevens.
Boyce was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, OD, Carl, and Gene; sisters, Wanda; as well as an infant sister; and his father and mother-in-law, Bernard and Dorothy Cammarn.
Family and friends may visit Wednesday, March 8th from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home, 204 Chestnut St. in Swanton (419.826.2631). Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 9th at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home, with Rev. Donna Stutzman officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Henry County Hospice, 1843 Oakwood Avenue, Napoleon, OH 43545.
Residence: Liberty Center, Ohio
Visitation: Wednesday, March 8th from 2 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton
Funeral Service: Thursday, March 9th at 11:00 am in the Funeral Home
Interment: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery