Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Methodist Church in Big Pine, 150 S. School St. in Big Pine, for Howard Boyd.
Born Nov. 4, 1952, Howard died peacefully at his home in Big Pine on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011. He was 58.
Howard was a retired Caltrans worker where he had been employed for 32 years. He enjoyed spending time with his wife, mother, children and grandchildren, hiking, camping and traveling, but his passion was being involved with his friends and family for NA and SAINT, where he touched many lives.
The family would like to express their thanks to Northern Inyo Hospital, Hospice of the Owens Valley and Pioneer Home Health Care for going above and beyond in making his last days comfortable.
He is survived by his wife, Dianne Boyd of Big Pine; mother, Genevive Boyd of Big Pine; brothers and sisters-in-law, Sheldon Boyd and Sue of Chino and Kevin and Jackie Boyd of Lakewood; children and their spouses, Earl and Angie Faust of Apple Valley, Valarie Faust of Hesperia, John and Michele Humenik of Las Vegas, Tina Humenik of Las Vegas and Leah and Bob Dwyer of Henderson, Nev; 12 grandchildren; nieces, nephews and his NA family.
In lieu of flowers, friends may honor Howard’s memory by making donations to the Hospice of the Owens Valley, 155 Pioneer Ln., Bishop, CA or Pioneer Home Health Care, Inc., 162 E. Line St., Bishop, CA, 93514.