GARLAND D. BOYD, 76, of Ossian, died Sunday, March 11, 2007, in Jasper, Florida. Born October 7, 1930, in Columbia City, he was a moldmaker/QC at Zollner Pistons, retiring in February 1, 1992. He was a member of Hope Missionary Church, Certified Professional Picture Framer and original owner of Garland Art Gallery for 15 years.
Surviving are his wife, Juanita J. Boyd of Ossian; two daughters, Karen B. (David) Hintzman of Uniondale, and Beverly A. (Chris) Stier of Ossian; two grandchildren, Christopher Stier and April Stier, both of Ossian; two brothers, Larry (Carolyn) Boyd of Wolf Lake and Phillip Boyd of Mississippi; and spiritually adopted grandchildren, John Michael and Becky, both of St. Mary’s, Ohio. A Celebration of Life Service was Sunday, March 25, 2007 at Hope Missionary Church, 429 E. Dustman Road, Bluffton. Burial was at Covington Memorial Gardens.
Preferred memorials to Hope Missionary Church Building Fund.