Mary Kilvitis Boyarski, 96 of Paducah, KY passed away at 8:00 a.m. Monday, December 19, 2016 at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mary was a long time member of First Baptist Church of Paducah. She served as a daycare worker for both First Baptist Church of Paducah and Broadway United Methodist Church for many years. She was a native of Scranton, PA and was married to the late Chester Boyarski for 78 years. She would have celebrated her 97 birthday on Decmber 28, 2016.
Survivors include three sons, Gary Boyarski and wife Diane, Richard Boyarski and wife Jennie and
Phillip Boyarski and wife Brenda all of Paducah, KY; eight grandchildren, Deborah Wallace, Wesley Kay Boyarski, Zachary Boyarski, Jene' Evans, Michelle Welch (Vince), LaDonna Alexander (Brad), Amy Thomas (Scott) and Lari Ane Prow; nine great-grandchildren, Amber Sanderson (Kyle), Matthew Jacob Wallace, Davis Evans, Cooper Evans, Finley Thomas, Aubrey Thomas, Victoria Little, Edie Little and Lauren Welch; one great-great-grandchild, Brady Jacob Sanderson and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Boyarski and her parents, Jacob Kilvitis and Martha Ellard Kilvitis, three sisters and one brother.
Graveside services will be held at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Maplelawn Park Chapel with Rev. Tommy Tucker offciating. There will be no public visitation.
The family wishes to thank Bonita Smith, who was both a friend and neighbor, for the care she gave their mom and to the staff of Parkview Nursing Home, Wing 8, who gave special care and attention to both of their parents.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to First Baptist Church Nursery and TV Ministry, 2900 Broadway, Paducah, KY 42001.
You may leave a message of sympathy or light a candle at www.milnerandorr.com.
Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 8:00am, Milner & Orr Funeral Home
Maplelawn Park Cemetery