BOYD, Lois Maxine, 93, died Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Midway Manor, under the care of Summa At Home Hospice, in Uniontown, Ohio, where she had resided since moving from Steubenville.
She was born in Uhrichsville, Ohio, on May 12, 1920, the daughter of the late Charles and Alice Maude Heisler Galbraith.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Carl B. Boyd; daughter, Alice McNeil; brother, Charles Gailbraith; and a sister, Ruth Glenn.
Maxine was raised on the family farm in Broadacre and later moved to settle in Steubenville where she was a member of First Congregational Church, Pleasant Heights, which later merged with Zion United Church of Christ in Steubenville. She retired from Sears & Roebuck Co. where she worked in the catalog department.
Survivors include a granddaughter, Beth Anne McNeil (Orrin) Bolton of Watertown, NY; two great- granddaughters, Hannah and Emily Bolton; four nephews, Ed and Bob Glenn, Dave and Charles “Butch” Galbraith; three nieces, Lois Dick, Laura VanDyke and Linda Deptula and numerous great- nieces and great-nephews.
Friends may call at the Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, OH, on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 12:30 p.m. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Summa At Home, 444 N. Main St. Akron, OH 44310.
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com