Carita Boyd

June 29, 1916 - November 10, 2015
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Belvidere, IL

Carita Boyd, 99, of Belvidere, IL passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. Carita was born June 29, 1916 in McLean, IL, daughter of Walter and Dovie (Kindred) Crutchley. She married George Boyd on June 14, 1941 in Bennettsville, SC. Carita was employed by Green Giant in Belvidere as a machinist. She was a very faithful member of Evangelical Covenant Church where she was involved with the Evangelical Covenant Women. Carita loved crocheting afghans and cooking. She adored her family.

Carita is loved and will be missed by her daughter, Sandy (Gary) McElroy; grandchildren, Lisa (Brian) Steurer, Matthew McElroy; great-grandchildren, Malari and Emilee Steurer; siblings, Helen Breweur, Elmer Crutchley, and Arlie (Carol) Crutchley; numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, George, 2 infant children, 3 sisters, and 3 brothers.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 13, 2015 at Evangelical Covenant Church, 220 E. Harrison Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Scott Nellis officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of services. Memorials may be made in care of the family. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, November 13, 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Evangelical Covenant Church

Address:

220 East Harrison , Belvidere, IL, 61008

Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of services


Service Information

Date: Friday, November 13, 2015

Time: 11:00 am -

Evangelical Covenant Church

Address:

220 East Harrison , Belvidere, IL, 61008

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 13, 2015 at Evangelical Covenant Church, 220 E. Harrison Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Scott Nellis officiating


Memorial Information

Memorials may be made in care of the family


 

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Born: June 29, 1916
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Diana Breweur posted on 11/12/15

Bless you Aunt Carita. Prayers being sent to you Sandy, and the rest of the family.

 

Pat Forman posted on 11/13/15

Rest in Peace Aunt Crita knowing you had a long, love-filled, life. Peace be with you and your living family.

 

Diane Fowler posted on 11/13/15

So sorry for your loss. Some of my good memories are with you and your Mom Such a sweet lady and loved so much!

 

Diane Fowler posted on 11/13/15

So sorry for your loss. Some of my best memories are with you and your Mom. She was one of the sweetest ladies I knew...

 

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