LaRue Boyack passed away peacefully on May 18, 2014, of natural causes and in the comfort of her loving and caring family and members of the Bingham Memorial Hospital.Â
LaRue was born Feb. 17, 1935, in Arco, Idaho, the daughter of Eva and Rufus Searle.Â Â She united in marriage to Glen (Roy) Boyack on June 20, 1953.Â
In 1997, LaRue retired from the State of Idaho from a long career as a cook.
LaRue thoroughly loved watching sports, especially when her children and grandchildren were playing.Â She also loved camping with her family.Â
She was a member of Blackfoot First Baptist Church, where she enjoyed attending Sunday morning services and the womenâ€™s Bible study.
She is survived by her children; Glenda (Tony) Holcombe, Eaton, Colo.; Debbie (Tom) Livaudais, Oakley, Calif.; Connie (Dave) Hawley, Howe, Idaho; Melody (Paul) Wheeler, Blackfoot, Idaho; David Boyack, Blackfoot, Idaho; 14 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Boyack; grandson Joseph William Hawley; brother Vern Searle and sister Viola McDonald.Â Â
Donations can be made in her honor to Blackfoot First Baptist Church, 2550 Rose Road, Blackfoot ID, 83221.
The family would like to express their gratitude for the professional, courteous and wonderful care from the staff at the Bingham Memorial Hospital.
The family will receive friends on Friday, May 23 at 10 a.m. with the services immediately following at 11 at Blackfoot First Baptist Church, 2550 Rose Road, Blackfoot ID.Â
There will be a short graveside service at Arco Hillcrest Cemetery on Friday at 4 p.m. under the direction of the Anderson Family Funeral Home of Arco.Â