Jennie M. Boyer, 94, of Wadsworth passed away Sunday, January 12, 2020. She was born March 15, 1925 in Akron to the late Calvin and Margaret Shoup.
She was a member of First Christian Church and was baptized at the age of 8 years old in 1933. She was a graduate of Wadsworth High School class of 1944 and later went to work for the Wadsworth City Schools as a baker and retired after 24 years of service.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Donald, son Richard Sr. son-in-law Ronald McGaffick, brother Carl Shoup and sister Peg Liechty.
Jennie is survived by her daughter Patricia McGaffick, daughter-in-law Nancy Boyer, grandchildren Richard (Kim) Boyer Jr., Kerri (Michael) Keller, Kristie Boyer (Josh Burss), Scott (Brooke) McGaffick, Wendy (Josh) Brickner, great grandchildren: Logan Boyer, Megan (Jake) Ols, Trent Keller, Makenzie Burss, Samantha Burss, great-great-granddaughter Iris Rae Ols and sister Irene Leidal.
The family will receive friends 4-7 PM Wednesday at the Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman St. Wadsworth. Funeral services will be conducted 11am Thursday at First Christian Church 116 E. Boyer St., Wadsworth with Pastor Sarah West officiating. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
The family would like to say “Thank You” to the exceptional caregivers at Liberty Residence II and also “Thank You” to Crossroads Hospice.
Memorial donations may be made to First Christian Church of Wadsworth, Outreach Committee for Camp Christian.