William Dale Boyer

October 18, 2020

William Dale Boyer, 72, of rural Frankfort, died Sunday, October 18, 2020 at home.  He was born October 13, 1948 in Lebanon, Ind. to Harold & Melva (Waitt) Boyer.  He married Maureen (Schied) Feeser on December 29, 2000 in Carmel, Ind. and she survives.

Bill was a 1966 graduate of Clinton Central High School and received his BA in Business from Indiana University in 1970.  A lifelong farmer, he partnered with his family and owned and operated the Kempton Grain & Supply, Kempton, Ind.  He was also a real estate agent until 2000 and worked for U.S. Customs & Border Protection as an accountant, retiring from there.  Bill was in the U.S. Army reserves for 28 years retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel.   He was a member of the Pickard Masonic Lodge and the Kempton Christian Church.  His greatest joy in life was farming and he enjoyed traveling.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral services will begin at 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to RHI Foundation, 4141 Shore Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46254. Out of respect for the health, safety, and comfort of all in attendance, guests will be expected to adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding appropriate social distancing and the wearing of masks.

Survived by:

Wife: Maureen Boyer of rural Frankfort, Daughter: Allison (Joe) Spalding of Carmel, Son: Adam (Suzanne) Boyer of Westfield, 4 Step Children: Melanie (Eric) Kleinert of Gulf Breeze, FL, Robert (Candy) Feeser of Indianapolis, Elizabeth (Joe) McHugh of Lake Worth, FL, Amanda (Michelle) Feeser of London, Ontario Canada, Sister: Jane Fausset of rural Kirklin, 3 Brothers: Phil (Linda) Boyer of rural Tipton, Mark (Janet) Boyer of rural Kempton, Tom (Carrie) Boyer of rural Frankfort, 4 Grandchildren, Jack, Henry, Lillian and Ben, 10 Step-Grandchildren, Gabby, Madi, Asia, Hailey, Chalsea, Julianna, Spencer, Ryan, Alex, Cameron and 1 Step-Great Grandchild, Eleanor.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law Don Fausset in January 2017.


Leave your Condolences

25 Condolences for “William Dale Boyer”

  1. Brenda (Click) Stevens October 19, 2020 at 3:57 pm

    Jane and family,
    I am so saddened to learn of Bill’s passing. Hold dear the memories of happy times and places. Sending prayers and hugs!

  2. Terry & Kim Wimborough Bishop October 19, 2020 at 5:14 pm

    We are so sorry to hear of Bills passing. I cannot remember the Boyer family not being in my life. Love & Blessings to all.

  3. Shawn October 19, 2020 at 5:54 pm

    Again I’m so very sorry. You & Bill we’re the perfect example of such a loving couple. Bill will be so missed by all who knew him. May God give you strength, love and peace.
    I love you Maureen!

  4. Pam O’Maley October 19, 2020 at 6:39 pm

    Chris and I are very sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. You’re in our thoughts and prayers.

  5. John & Sonjia Clodfelder October 19, 2020 at 8:04 pm

    We are very sorry to learn of this loss for your family. Our thoughts are with you and your family members. John and Sonjia Clodfelder

  6. Bill and Lori Huffer October 19, 2020 at 8:28 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. No matter how busy Bill was he always had a smile and a hand shake for everyone.

  7. Carol Henry Reents October 19, 2020 at 9:09 pm

    Jane and all her Boyer family.
    It is hard to lose one of your siblings especially the first one. Bill was a classmate of mine with the Class of 1966. I am thinking of you at this time.

  8. Marie October 19, 2020 at 9:54 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss. He was such a wonderful and kind man. Prayers your way, Joe Alex and Marie

  9. Cheryl Henry October 20, 2020 at 6:49 am

    Jane & Family,
    So sorry to hear of your brother’s passing. You are in my thoughts & prayers!

  10. Jennifer Jones October 20, 2020 at 10:09 am

    My deepest sympathy to the entire family and the friends of Bill Boyer. He was a great guy, I enjoyed working with him. He really knew how to tell a good story that grabbed your interest and kept it then had you erupting in laughter.

  11. Martha Wimborough Goings October 20, 2020 at 1:21 pm

    To all of the Boyer family…so sorry to hear of the death of Bill. There are so many great memories of Harold and Melva Boyer and their family for our family. Our sincere sympathy to all of you. May God give you peace and blessings during this time and after.

    Roger and Martha (Wimborough) Goings
    Noblesville, Indiana

  12. Keri Reber Poe October 20, 2020 at 2:41 pm

    My thoughts and prayers for the family. I worked with Bill and he was one of those genuine, nice men the world needs more of. I enjoyed my interactions with him and you always left the conversation knowing he cared. His smile and attitude was contagious.

  13. Erica October 20, 2020 at 2:51 pm

    I am so saddened to hear of Bill’s passing. It really breaks my heart for you Maureen. You are truly amazing and I am so glad I got to work with Bill and you during his stay at RHI. I hope that you were able to enjoy your time with him the couple of weeks that he was home. May you find peace and comfort in knowing what a lovely man he was during this time. Erica Belli

  14. Gary and Joyce Little October 20, 2020 at 2:58 pm

    Joyce and I were saddened to learn about our good friend Bill. What a nice guy/ beautiful person / loyal soldier/ best friend. Joyce and I will miss Bill and our visits with he and Maureen. Bill was surely the most selfless person and friend I ever knew. He was always interested in what you had to say and only about himself if asked. Bill’s passing left a large void in our lives and we will never forget our good friend. Gods speed Bill until we met again.

  15. Jason Faulkenberry October 20, 2020 at 3:32 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers from my family to yours.

  16. Carol Ballone October 20, 2020 at 3:36 pm

    Maureen, I am so sad to hear of Bill’s passing. Just know I’m thinking and praying for you and your family.

  17. Shari Atchley Smith October 20, 2020 at 3:53 pm

    I’m so sorry to hear about Bill. Love to the family.

  18. Nancy L. Hand October 20, 2020 at 4:21 pm

    I am so sorry for the families loss. Bill was a great man to work with & so much fun listening to his military stories especially about John Scott. Bill would have the IPAC Team laughing so hard especially when all of us would go out to lunch. He will be missed so much.

  19. Linda Sottong October 20, 2020 at 5:52 pm

    So sorry to hear about Bill! May God comfort all the family during their suffering!

  20. Richard & Kathleen Sprague October 20, 2020 at 6:59 pm

    Kathleen and I know the feelings you all have because we have also lost family. We want you all to know we are praying for you all to find the comfort mentioned in 2 Corinthians 1:3 – 4. We know Bill had accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior years ago while living at home near Kempton. Richard and Kathleen Sprague.

  21. Anita (Carney) and Jerry Bradley October 20, 2020 at 7:18 pm

    To the Boyer family,
    Jerry and I are saddened to hear of Bill’s passing. Bill and I were classmates at the old Sugar Creek High School in Pickard. Jerry and I then graduated with Bill in 1966. He was such a sweet person. Thoughts and prayers for all of you.

  22. Connie Stoner October 21, 2020 at 6:46 am

    My heart goes out to Maureen and all Bill’s family & friends. He was a treat to work with and one of the kindest men I’ve ever met. I was not surprised at how intelligent he was due to his inquisitive nature. He always wanted to learn more. I’ll miss my friend!
    Have a wonderful time in Heaven!

  23. Becky Montgomery October 21, 2020 at 9:13 am

    The video was beautiful. Bill was so full of Love. He was a super hero because he loved tractors!! I know we didn’t get to see much of each other, but John and I have always treasured your friendship. I remember the fun we had at Symphony on the Prairie, business meetings we were involved in, and all the help you both gave us. I don’t think Bill knew a stranger. He always had a smile on his face and that little laugh he did. Wish we could be there to give you a big hug. Tried to send a balloon, but not sure it worked. Praying for God to give you and your family strength and comfort. Love you.

  24. Michelle White October 21, 2020 at 3:23 pm

    Candy & family,
    I am so sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family during this time. He was a very kind man. God Bless.
    Michelle White

  25. John Scott October 25, 2020 at 1:13 pm

    Linda and I had so much fun with Bill and Maureen. We will miss Bill so much. He and I had so much fun in the army. We had so many stories to share about our adventures. Such a good guy and friend.

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