Frederic Boyce, a longtime Rockaway resident, died April 24.
Boyce was born in Hartford, Connecticut and has lived in Rockaway for the past 34 years. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War era.
Boyce was preceded in death by his wife, Joan (nee Dwyer).
He is survived by his sons, Frederic (Linda), Donald (the late Nadine) and Michael (Yolanda); daughters, Mary Beth Macri (James) and Joanne Blum (John); brother, William Boyce; sister, Barbara Callan; and ten grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor. Interment followed at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, New York.