Jane Boyce

Obituary of Jane Boyce

Jane D. (Kirby) Boyce, age 69, of Havertown, PA, died Sunday, February 19, 2017, at home, surrounded by her loving family. Jane was a graduate of Penncrest High School, Class of 1965, and went on to attend the American University. Jane was a private piano teacher.

Jane was a member of Lima United Methodist Church in Media, PA, and ran a youth group at United Methodist Church in Havertown, PA. Mrs. Boyce was a scriptwriter for the ABC Thanksgiving Day Parade. Jane enjoyed entertaining in her home. Most of all, she was devoted to spending time with her family.

She was the daughter of the late Walter H. and Alice J. (Hutchinson) Kirby.


Husband of 48 years: George T. Boyce

Son: Mark Andrew Boyce

Daughter: Kimberly Boyce Socket

Brothers: Walter James Kirby and Edward Booth Kirby

Grandchildren: Dylan Thomas Socket and Audrey Jane Boyce

Also survived by many nieces and nephews

Funeral Service: Thursday, February 23th at 11:00AM at the Lima United Methodist Church, 209 N. Middletown Rd., Media, PA 19063.

Visitation: Wednesday, February 22nd from 6:00-8:00PM at the Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd., Middletown (Rte. #352) & Knowlton Rds., Middletown Twp., Media, PA 19063 and Thursday, February 23rd from 10:00-11:00AM at Lima United Methodist Church. Lima, PA.

Interment: St. David Cemetery, Wayne, PA