Emily Boeve

December 7, 1936 - March 11, 2020

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Sunday, March 15, 2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Secor Funeral Home
202 West Maple Street
Willard , Ohio 44890

Sunday, March 15, 2020
4:00 pm
Secor Funeral Home
202 West Maple Street
Willard , Ohio 44890

Emily Boeve, age 83, resident of Willard, Ohio, passed away peacefully, at home, surrounded by her loving family, after a long illness, on Wednesday, March 12, 2020. She was born on December 7, 1936, in Amsden, Ohio, to the late Karl Baker and Margaret (Smith) Gastin.

Emily was a devout Christian, loved the Lord, and taking care of her family. She had been listed in the Shakespearian Poet Society as Decorated Author. Having sympathy towards others, Emily and her late husband, Glen, would minister in prisons. She enjoyed walking, as well as, sewing, crocheting, and other forms of arts and crafts, and crossword puzzles. Most of all, she loved reading the bible and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Those left to cherish her memory are her two daughters, Lori-Ann Plato of Willard, Ohio, and Denice (Ken) Burkhalter of Willard, Ohio; two sons, John (Delia) Plato of Bradenton, Florida, and Donald Swanger of Caledonia, Michigan; four step-children; thirty grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; brother, Eugene Baker (Kay) of Willard, Ohio; sister, Robyn Frazier; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Emily was preceded in death by her husband, Glen A. Boeve; four children, Victoria, Veronica, Rodney, and Leo; and two siblings, Bud Baker and Viola Fry.

Family and friends may gather at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Sunday, March 15, 2020, from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, with a funeral service at 4:00 pm, with Pastor Greg Griffith officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Emily's family. Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com.


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Sandy and Casey - Mar 18, 2020
Gene and Kay our sympathy are with your whole family. We are thinking of all of you at this difficult time.
Keith Daniels - Mar 13, 2020
Grandma will truly be missed. Prayers sent to all.
Nancy and Robert Resendez - Mar 13, 2020
We are so sorry for your loss. We know it isn’t easy losing a loved one, but you can have peace knowing she is no longer suffering and is the hands of our Lord and savior. Our prayers and love are with you.
Jana - Mar 13, 2020
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you!!
Pastor Doc and Sheila Burrows - Mar 12, 2020
Deneice and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time of loss. Your mother was a special lady who encouraged us greatly in the time we knew her. Love and prayers
Jennifer Bills - Mar 12, 2020
My heart goes out to you and your family. I loved emilee very much and she was very sweet mother grandmother and cared for everyone. She will be greatly missed