Cornelius A. Boeye
Marion: Junior passed away on October 15, 2019 at age 86. He was born in Rose, NY to the late Cornelius and Amy Boeye. Junior was also predeceased by his wife of 65 years, Shirley; sisters, Evelyn Duste and Ruby Manktelow; brothers-in-law, Art Tierson, Ervin Duste and Burt “Jack” Manktelow. He is survived by his children, Barbara Grube and David Boeye; grandchildren, Scott Frey and Matthew (Lynn) Boeye; great granddaughter, Ava; sister, Laura Tierson.
Junior was a long-time dairy farmer and a retiree of Marion Central School District after many years of service. He loved working on and collecting gas engines, vintage tractors and antique fire trucks, which he accumulated many over the years.
Family and friends may join for visitation from 10 AM – 11 AM on Monday (October 21) at Murphy Funeral & Cremation Chapels, 123 East Jackson St., Palmyra, NY 14522, where Junior’s funeral service will be held at 11 AM. Interment in Palmyra Village Cemetery. Contributions in Junior’s memory may be directed to Wayne County Humane Society, 1475 County House Rd., Lyons, NY 14489. To leave the family an online condolence, to light a digital candle or to upload a photo, please visit www.murphyfuneralservices.com.
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