Gean Carol Boyer, 79, Neosho, MO, entered into rest on March 13, 2019 at his home, following a short illness. He was born March 28, 1939 in Neosho to Troy and Bertha Louise (Bogel) Boyer. Gean was a 1957 graduate of Neosho High School and remained a lifelong resident of the area. He was a heavy equipment owner/operator all of his life; he performed underground boring; and owned and operated Gean C. Boyer Construction Company. Gean attended Racine Christian Church. He loved to fish and hunt and enjoyed dancing at the Senior Citizen Center. Gean married his wife, Gail in Neosho on November 29, 2008; she survives of the home. He is also survived by six children: Gean Carol (Butch) Boyer and wife, Robin of Bella Vista, AR, Marla Buening of Neosho, Julie White Eagle and husband, Doug of Centerton, AR, Carisa Booyer and husband, Rick of Rocky Comfort, MO, Melanie Feagans and husband, Brian of Carthage, MO, and Justin Carrol Boyer of Neosho; five stepchildren: Peggy Blacketer and husband, Art of Eustace, TX, Duane Butler and wife, Kathy of Cornith, TX, Mark Butler and wife, Pam of Lodi, CA, Tom Butler and wife, Karen of Seneca, MO, and Dan Butler and wife, Betsy of Neosho; one sister Nellrena Dible and husband, Doug of Raymore, MO; 29 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild. Gean was preceded in death by his parents.
The family received friends from 2:00 until 4:00 Sunday afternoon at Clark Funeral Home, Neosho, MO. Funeral services were at 2:00 pm, Monday, March 18, 2019 at Clark Funeral Home Chapel of Memories, Neosho, with Pastor Mark Butler officiating. Interment followed at Oakwood Cemetery, Neosho. Grandsons Brenton Phillips, Daniel Rose, Zach Boyer, Levi White Eagle, Braden Boyer, and Brady Boyer served as pallbearers; and honorary pallbearer, Trevor Feagans. The family requests memorial contributions be made to Oakwood Cemetery in Gene’s memory, c/o Clark Funeral Home, PO Box 66, Neosho, MO 64850.
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Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho, MO.