Bette J. Boyce
1937 — 2020
Bette J. Boyce, 82, of Silver Run, MD, passed peacefully in her sleep on Friday, June 26, 2020 at Carroll Lutheran Village, Westminster, MD, after a long bout of dementia. She was the long-time companion of Donald Forsythe who died June 23, 2013. Born July 4, 1937 in Kingston, NY, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Mildred (Reeder) Boyce. Bette was a member of St. Mary's United Church of Christ, Silver Run, MD. She was a 1955 graduate of Roosevelt High School, Hyde Park, NY and came to Carroll County in 1973 to manage the Black Lantern Tavern. She worked as a beautician for many years and after that became a nanny, which she found to be very fulfilling. She had a true love for...