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William J. Boyd III

November 16, 1937 April 26, 2017
William   J.  Boyd III
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Obituary for William J. Boyd III

William J. Boyd III – Age 79, beloved husband of Jeannine M. (Bernier) Boyd died Wednesday at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.

He was born in Brighton, November 16, 1937, a son of the late William J. Boyd Jr. and Mary (Ryan) Boyd and was raised in Sudbury and lived in Watertown and Waltham before moving to Billerica in 1968. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force.

Mr. Boyd was employed at Raytheon in Waltham and later as a Production Manager for GTE Sylvania in Needham. Until his illness, Mr. Boyd worked as an Accountant for Watts Security.

He was the former President of the Billerica Little League and a member of the Burlington K of C. He was an avid golfer at Green Meadow Country Club and was active with many tournaments.

Besides his wife, Mr. Boyd is survived by his sons, William J. Boyd IV of Billerica and Steven Boyd of Dracut; his brothers, Robert Boyd of Maynard, Joseph Boyd of Templeton and Ronald Boyd of Marlborough; his sister, Maureen Harrington of Shrewsbury; his grandson, William R. Boyd and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Barbara Boyd.

BOYD – Of Billerica, April 26, William J. Boyd III, Funeral Saturday from the SWEENEY MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 66 Concord Rd., Billerica at 9 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary Church at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Visiting hours will be held Friday from 4-7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.

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4:00 PM 4/28/2017 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 4/28/2017 7:00:00 PM
Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home

66 Concord Road
Billerica, MA 01821

Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home
66 Concord Road Billerica 01821 MA
United States

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10:00 AM 4/29/2017 10:00:00 AM
St. Mary Church

796 Boston Rd.
Billerica, MA 01821

St. Mary Church
796 Boston Rd. Billerica 01821 MA
United States

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