, Derry, New Hampshire

September 27, 2012

Geraldine Boyce, 88

Franklin, N.H. — Geraldine M. Boyce, 88, of Franklin died September 15, at the Peabody Home in Franklin.

She was born on November 23, 1923 in Grand Forks, N.D., the daughter of William and Alma (Monda) Sabourin. She was a resident of Londonderry for 30 years and more recently moved to Sanbornton and Franklin.

Gerry had been a member of the Central Congregational Church, Derry. She was a dedicated mother, grandmother and a devoted wife. She loved sewing, organic gardening and her loyal pooch Muffy.

Surviving family members include her two sons, David K. Boyce and his wife Joanne of Sanbornton and Robert S. Boyce of Londonderry; two daughters, Janine B. Brown and Nancy A. Reed and her husband Thomas of Strafford; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and her niece and nephew. She was predeceased by her husband David Boyce and her brother William V. Sabourin.

ARRANGEMENTS: Committal services will be held at the NH State Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen on Monday at 2 p.m.

The Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is in charge of arrangements. For more information or to view an on-line guestbook and memorial, please go to