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Donna May Boyd, 65

September 25, 2009

SEPT. 1, 1944-SEPT. 23, 2009

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Donna May Boyd, 65, of Hagerstown, Md., died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009, at her home.

Born Sept. 1, 1944, in Hagerstown, Md., to the late Roland Critzman and Elizabeth Sarah Melown Mentzer.

She was a 1962 graduate of South Hagerstown High School.

She was employed at Radio Shack Distribution Center in Hagerstown until her retirement in 2006, and had previously been employed at Town and Country Department Store in Hagerstown.

She previously attended Williamsport Church of God.

She enjoyed taking day trips, camping, bird watching and spending time with her family.

Survivors include husband, James Boyd II, whom she married May 25, 1968, of Hagerstown, Md.; daughter, Candace L. Henry of Kearneysville, W.Va.; daughter, Sheila I. Boyd of Hagerstown, Md.; son, Eric S. Boyd of Hagerstown, Md.; sister, Helen E. Gesford of Williamsport, Md.; sister, Linda R. Strite of Hagerstown, Md.; brother, Harry C. Mentzer of Martinsburg, W.Va.; granddaughter, April R. Henry of Kearneysville, W.Va.; and granddaughter, Sara W. Lawhorne of Kearneysville, W.Va.


She was preceded in death by two brothers, John L. Mentzer and Alan H. Mentzer.

Graveside services will be held Monday, Sept. 28, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park in Hagerstown, Md., with Pastor Paul N. Leatherman III officiating.

The family will receive friends Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, Md.

The funeral home will be open for the convenience of family and friends Sunday at 1 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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