Erma Dee Boyd-Ware, born in San Antonio, Texas on March 5, 1947, passed away on March 28, 2013. She waspreceded in death by her father, Raymond Boyd Sr., and great-grandson, Immanuel M. Freeman.
She is survived by her mother, Effie M. Newberry of Richfield; four daughters, Effie D. Dorsey, Valerie D. Johnson, Shelby R. Johnson and Angela M. Ware; her sister, Beverly M. Price; three brothers, Raymond Boyd, Jr., Curry N. Boyd and Donell Boyd; 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Farewell services will be held at the Cremation Society of Minnesota, 4343 Nicollet Avenue South, on Sunday, April 7 at 1 pm. Repast will be held at 311 University Avenue NE on Sunday, April 7 at 4 pm.