Michael David Boyes, age 64, of Claymont DE, died Wednesday, January 4, 2023 peacefully in his home of 42 years.
Michael is predeceased by his Father Anthony Wayne Boyes and brothers William Boyes and James Boyes.
He is survived by his wife and love of his life, Marion, sister Debbie, mother Charlotte, sons Brian & Michael, Daughter Jillian, and six grandchildren Taylor, Trinity, Avery, Harper, Jaxxson, and Beau.
Mike was a 1976 graduate of Del Castle Vo Tech High School and worked many years at Loughhead Pontiac. He had a love for fishing which began as a child where he spent countless hours at sea with his family. He loved football Sundays, Phillies baseball, and had a passion for fixing cars and the Beatles. Many may remember him most as “coach”. He could be found every spring and summer at the baseball field coaching little league until he suffered a stroke in 1995 and was medically unable.
A visitation will be held on Friday, January 20, 2023 at the Gebhart Funeral Home, 3401 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703 from 1:00pm until 2:00pm, where a memorial service will begin at 2:00pm. Burial will be private.
In lieu of sending flowers, the family is asking for donations to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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