December 5, 1936 - November 18, 2021
Shelby Jean (Russell) Boyer was born on December 5, 1936 in Oak Grove, Louisiana to Frank Evon Russell and Earleen Posey Epperson and passed into the presence of the Lord on November 18, 2021 in Clovis, California. She was preceded in death by the love of her life, Richard “Dick” Boyer who passed away on January 31,1987; her father and mother; sister Patricia Russell; brother Charles Russell. She is survived by her children; Christopher Boyer of Hanford, Claire Boyer Havener and her husband Mark of Tigard, Oregon and Peter Boyer and his wife Michelle of Clovis. Also surviving are her grandchildren; Kolby Adams and her husband Kyle of Calder, Idaho, John Doolittle and Christopher Doolittle of Beaverton, Oregon, Nathan Boyer and his wife Teresa of Camp Pendleton, California, Emily Boyer and Hannah Boyer of Fresno and Noah Boyer of Clovis. Shelby was a graduate of Roosevelt High School class of 1955 and she maintained many of her friendships through the years. She was an x-ray technician in the late 1950s and worked in the medical profession for many years. Shelby and Dick traveled most of Europe while he served in the US Army, stationed primarily in Germany from 1960 until his death in 1987. They made countless friends in these military circles which Shelby maintained. After Dick’s death, Shelby returned to Fresno to care for her mother and brother and rekindled relationships with her vast network of relatives and friends. She was known for her love for her family, caring for others, her sense of humor and ability to laugh, and her unending desire to travel and learn new things. She will be missed by many. Visitation will be at the Chapel of the Light Funeral Home on Monday, November 29, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the Chapel of the Light Funeral Home on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Fresno Memorial Gardens.
Shelby Jean (Russell) Boyer was born on December 5, 1936 in Oak Grove, Louisiana to Frank Evon Russell and Earleen Posey Epperson and passed into the presence of the Lord on November 18, 2021 in Clovis, California. She was preceded in death... View Obituary & Service Information
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