February 10, 1982 - July 9, 2018
Service Date: July 17, 2018
Church Behrens-Wilson Funeral Home
Visitation will be 9 am – 11 am on Tuesday July 17, 2018 at Behrens Wilson Funeral Home in Rapid City, SD. Funeral Services will be held at 11 am on Tuesday July 17, 2018 immediately following visitation. Burial will follow at the Hope Cemetery in Newell, SD. She will be buried next to her father (Rocky Boyd), grandfather (Robert Boyd), and cousin (Jack Boyd), who, like her, all died too young.
Grace Rosalee Boyd, 36, of Rapid City, SD was suddenly taken from this world far too early on July 9th, 2018.
Grace was born in Custer, SD to Rockne “Rocky” Boyd & Virginia Boyd-Aker on February 10, 1982. She graduated from Box Elder Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center and received her GED and High School Diploma. Before being stricken with epilepsy, Grace worked as a CNA at Fountain Springs Health Care in Rapid City, SD. Grace will be remembered as a Mother, Sister, Daughter, Cousin, Aunt and Friend. Grace’s greatest love was being the mother to her children.
She is survived by her three children – Katelynn Beshara (13), Vanessa Beshara (12), and James Boyd (4 1/2 months), her mother Virginia Aker of Rapid City SD, Her Sister Kelly (Kevin) Sickels of Rapid City, SD, her brother Samuel Boyd of Rapid City, SD. She is preceded in death by her father, Rocky Boyd.
Memorials can be sent to the following address for the benefit of the young children that Grace has left behind:
Katelynn or Vanessa Beshera
C/O Jesse Beshera
6 Cobalt Drive
Rapid City, SD 57701