Boyd L. Ring

Boyd L. Ring, 76, of Westbrook, Maine, and Fort Myers, Florida, formerly of Marietta and Beallsville, Ohio, passed away Tuesday (Jan. 21, 2014) at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House Scarborough, Maine. He was born Sept. 16, 1937, at Graysville, Ohio, to the late Earl and Golda Ring.

Boyd was a 1955 graduate of Graysville High School, retired electrician at Ormet Aluminum near Hannibal, and a member of the Marietta Sixth and Washington Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Nina Beryl Johnson.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Violet; son, Michael (Wilma) of Harrisville, W.Va., son Ricky (John) of Westbrook, Maine; brother-in-law, Norman Johnson of Warsaw, Ind.; and sister, Ilene Valentine of New Matamoras, Ohio; two grandsons, Bryan (Chastity) and Kevin; and great-grandchildren, Alleeha and James.

Interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Direct Cremation of Maine

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 U.S. Route 1 #1 Scarborough, Maine, 04074; or Pleasant Ridge Cemetery Fund, c/o Willis Anderson, 1201 Putnam Howe Drive, Belpre, Ohio, 45714.