Helen Boyk1924 - 2012
Helen Boyk age 87 of Posen
passed away January 20, 2012 at home
She was born May 12, 1924 in Posen
to Boleslaus and Sophie (Minowicz) Marculewicz
On February 9, 1942 she married Otto Boyk at St. Casimir Catholic Church.
Helen was a member of the Daughter’s of Isabella, St, Casimir Catholic Church and
its rosary sodality. She enjoyed spending time in her garden and tending to her rose
bushes. She loved to sew, knit, and decorate cakes.
Mrs. Boyk is survived by:
her children, Leo Boyk of Alpena, Bernard (Patty) Boyk of Spruce,
Richard (Darlene) Boyk of Alpena, Julic (Tom) Goodall of Posen, and
Marie (Allan) Momrik of Presque Isle;
daughter of the heart, Lisa Boyk of Rogers City;
19 great grandchildren;
1 great-great granddaughter;
1 sister, Reggie Wencel of Detroit.
She was preceded in death by:
her husband, Otto;
parents, Boleslaus and Sophie;
3 brothers, Joe, Valentine, and John;
2 sisters, Francis Wier and Clara Lee.
Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Tuesday from 3:00 until 8:00 p.m.
with rosary at 6:30 followed by the parish wake service at 7:00 p.m.
Visitation will resume on Wednesday at St. Casimir Catholic Church starting at
10:00 a.m. Her 12 grandchildren will escort her into church for the 11:00 a.m. mass
with Fr. Stan Bereda officiating.
Interment will take place in the spring at St. Casimir Catholic Cemetery
Memorials may be given in Helen’s memory to Hospice of Michigan or
St. Casimir Catholic Church