Lawrence Matthew Boyk, 79 of Middlefield, passed away Tuesday morning, September 4, 2018 at Tri Point Hospital. He was born on September 12, 1938 in Cleveland, son on John and Frances (Wlodarczyk) Boyk. He graduated from Hiram High School and attended college. He was a veteran of the U.S Army and a lifetime member of VFW. Lawrence married Gladys Kuzma June 27, 1959. They lived in Naples, Fl where he owned and operated Larry’s Discount Auto Part Store until 1988. Moving back to this area in 2015, he worked at Advance Auto, delivering parts. He enjoyed traveling and volunteered for Geauga County Historical Society at the museum where he enjoyed serving pancakes and selling Apple Butter.
Lawrence is survived by his beloved wife Gladys of 59 years; two brothers, Anthony (Lois Ann) Boyk of Middlefield and Norbert (Nancy) Boyk of Burton; and many nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by his parents and his brother Jerome Boyk.
There will be a Memorial Gathering of family and friends held 4:00-6:00 pm Sunday, September 9, 2018 at Russell-Sly Family Funeral Home, 15670 West High St., Middlefield, OH 44062. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Geauga Co. Historical Society, PO Box 153, Burton, Ohio 44021.
Geauga County Historical Society
PO Box 153, Burton OH 44021