John W. Boyce (Billy)

Published Jul 15, 2017 at 4:00pm

John W. Boyce (Billy) passed away on June 30, 2017. He was born on February 11, 1955 in Rome, NY. He is predeceased by his parents, Jack and Marjorie Boyce; and his sisters, Kathi Boyce-Rogers and Roberta Swetland. He is survived by his brothers, P.K. Boyce, Daniel Boyce, and Mike Boyce; his sisters, Barbara Flanigan and Wendy Nester; his children, Adam Boyce, Brodie Boyce, and Lianna Boyce; and eight grandchildren.

“Billy” was a disabled vet who served in the U.S. Army. In his spare time he enjoyed chatting with facebook friends, fishing, riding motorcycle, but most of all, spending time with his family. He was generous and kind-hearted to all and a great friend to many. He will be dearly missed. 

Memorial services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, July 17, 2017 at Strong-Burns and Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Rd., Rome, NY. Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours from 4-6 p.m. prior to the service.