Obituaries: Tim Boyd

OTTUMWA-Timothy Lee Boyd, 59, of Ottumwa, died at 7:30 a.m. March 24, 2017 at Ottumwa Regional Health Center.

He was born November 30, 1957 in Seattle, WA to Larry and Darlene Janes Boyd.

A resident of Ottumwa most of his life, Tim had worked as an electrician for Cargill Meat Solutions.  He loved music, playing the guitar and harmonica, painting, riding Harley Davidsons and being with his family.

Surviving are his daughters, Staci (Dustin) Murphy and Emily Boyd (Anthony Steinbach) both of Ottumwa; 5 grandchildren, Jillian, Justice and Joel Murphy, Alandra Jauregui and Avasa Boyd; his mother and step-father, Darlene and Pete Annis of Ottumwa; two brothers, Andy Boyd of Des Moines and Larry Boyd of Davenport; a sister, Kris Salisbury of Ottumwa; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews; and his good friend and caretaker, Shawn Crawford.

He was preceded in death by his father, Larry Boyd.

His body has been cremated.  A family gathering will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to his family.