Leila Marie Boyll
April 28, 1934 - May 28, 2011
Leila Marie Boyll, 77, formerly of Payson, died May 28, 2011 in Surprise, Ariz. She was born April 28, 1934 in Bowling Green, Ind. to Arnold Skelton and Ruth Blair Skelton.
She married Willis Ray Boyll on June 19, 1952 at the Bowling Green Methodist Church and traveled with him around the world as he served in the U.S. Air Force for 24 years. She mentored women, taught Sunday school and women’s Bible studies and was vice president of the Payson Radio Shack.
Mrs. Boyll was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Joseph, Paul and Edward; and sisters, Esther Skelton, Elsie Mills and Ruthie Skelton.
She is survived by her husband, Willis Ray Boyll; daughters, Willa Prato and Mary Huggins; sons, Charles, Curtis, Terrence and Thomas; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Also surviving are her brothers, Robert and James; and sister, Jane Dailey.
A celebration of life will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 18 at South Peoria Baptist Church. Burial will be at Green Acres Glendale Mortuary.
Donations in Mrs. Boyll’s memory may be made to First Country Baptist Church, 12844 W. Santa Fe Dr., Surprise, AZ 85378.