Irene Boyer, 85, of Somerset, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014 at the Jean Waddle Care Center.
She was born in the Faubush community of Pulaski County on March 29, 1928 to the late Henry Burkett and Lillie Bland Burkett. Irene was married to Dan L. Boyer, whom preceded her in death.
Irene was a member of the West Somerset Baptist Church. Some of her hobbies included collecting dolls, painting, sewing and going to the beach. She had been employed as a server at the Hampton Inn.
Irene is survived by brother, William A “Bill” Burkett; sisters-in-law, Patsy Burkett and Ada Burkett; and several nieces and nephews, all of Somerset.
Also preceding Irene in death were brothers, Jerry, James “Jimmy,” and Eyvind and his wife Lillian Burkett; sisters, Alodine Bland and her husband Delrue, Genice Mink and her husband Wilson, Onieda Whitaker and her husband Don, and Jean Burkett; and two nieces and two nephews.
Visitation for Irene Boyer will be held Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the chapel of Somerset Undertaking and Crematory.
A service celebrating the life of Irene Boyer will follow at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at the chapel of Somerset Undertaking and Crematory with Bro. Danny Pace officiating.
Interment will be at the Mill Springs National Cemetery in Nancy, Ky.
Somerset Undertaking Company and Crematory is in charge of all arrangements.
You may sign the online guest register book and leave condolences for the family at www.somersetundertaking.com.
Billy E. Daniels, age 80, of Nancy, Ky., departed this life on Feb. 4, 2014 at his residence.
Billy was born on March 26, 1933 in Happy, Ky., to the late Kenneth and Cynthia Combs Daniels. He married Christine Eversole in Hazard, Ky. on Dec. 5, 1951. They have seven children from their union.
Billy attended Vicco High School (when not shooting pool!) in Perry County, Ky., where he met his lifetime sweetheart and wife of 62 years, Christine Eversole. He was a second generation coal miner and a farmer. Billy was a Master Mason and, for nearly 59 years, a member of the Vicco Masonic Lodge in Perry County, Ky.