Age 79 of Monroeville, passed away peacefully at home on September 9, 2019. Beloved husband of 53 years to Mary Ruth (Ickes) Boyd. Loving father of Sue (Bob) Hlavsa and David (Beth) Boyd, Jr. Cherished grandfather of Brandon (Amanda) Boyd, Chad (Jeana) Wynn, Chelsea (Russ) Lehosky, and Kaeleigh Hlavsa. Great-grandfather of Aubree Boyd, Riley Lehosky, Cooper Wynn, and Russ Lehosky, Jr. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, Howard M. and Esther (Wentzel) Boyd, Sr., sister, Carol Hersman, and brother, Howard M. Boyd, Jr. David worked as a mechanic for BFI Waste for 30 years, and most recently for Weaver Trucking for 10 years. He was an avid drag racer and could often be found at the Keystone Raceway with his family, who he proudly passed on his love of racing to. Family and friends will be received Friday, September 20th from 6:30 p.m. until time of Memorial Service at 7:30 p.m. at the JOBE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC. (MONROEVILLE/PLUM CHAPEL) corner of Beatty Rd. & 48 North, Monroeville (412-856-4747). In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Monroeville Foundation Animal Shelter, 2700 Monroeville Blvd., Monroeville, PA 15146. www.jobefuneralhome.com.
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