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St. Rose of Lima Catholic School,
513 South Fourth & Miller
Desoto, MO 63020
Robert Joseph Boyer, 59, of DeSoto entered into eternal rest on Sunday, March 13, 2016 in DeSoto. Mr. Boyer was a retired material handler for Chrysler Corporation; a member of the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church and also a member of the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed outdoor activities and continuously helped others in any way he could.
Born September 13, 1956 in Bonne Terre, Missouri; he was the son of the late Joseph and Susan (Nee Johnson) Boyer.
Surviving family members are his brother, Edward "Ed" Boyer of DeSoto; three sisters, Janet (husband, Randy) Basler of Washington, MO, Sharon Cunningham Metz of Union, MO, and Pamela (husband, Tom) Dietrich of Fenton, MO; 14 nieces and nephews, Bran, Stacie, Adam, Dana, Nicole, Ben, Andrew, Joshua, Nathan, Ellena, Joseph, Justin, Kayla and Terra; 24 great-nieces and nephews, Elizabeth, Shelby, Weston, Ava, Alaynah, Ericka, Zachary, Olivia, Kaitlyn, Kassidy, Tyler, Shelby, Alayna, Madden, Avery, Noah, Morgan, Jacob, Sophia, Dempsy, Brody, Kasen, Nora and Charlotte and three great-great-nieces and nephews, Kylie, Brooklyn and Klay.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Francis "Frankie" Boyer; a nephew, Jacob; a niece, Tiffany; a great-nephew, Dylan and a brother-in-law, Carl Mertz.
Funeral Mass officiated by Father Alex Anderson.