PEQUOT LAKES — Harold W. Boyer, age 80, of Pequot Lakes, passed away on June 2, 2011, at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. Harold was born to Clifford and Florence Boyer on Oct. 12, 1930. He was born in Hebron, Neb., and moved to Lakeville, Minn., as an infant. Harold served in the Army and National Guard from 1949 through 1957. Married June on Dec. 12, 1953. Was married for over 48 years. He was a Boy Scout leader when his sons were young. He worked for Cedar Engineering – Control Data for 17 years. In 1972 he “retired” by purchasing Wilderness Point Resort, in Nisswa, Minn., and owned it for over 20 years. In his second retirement, he devoted much of his time to the church, and his handiwork can be seen throughout the building.
He is survived by children, Douglas (Patience), Danny (Nancy), Diana (Richard) Bardy; sisters, Mary Robinson and Lorraine Guyton; brother, LeRoy (Pat); seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and many relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his wife, June (Worwa); parents; sister, Leola Westphal. He loved bowling, camping, fishing and sports.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 10, 2011, at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at the church and will continue one hour prior to the service Friday.