Gregory Trent Boyer, Sr.

July 9, 1961 - January 29, 2013

Gregory Trent Boyer, Sr. of Allen, Texas, passed away January 29, 2013 at the age of 51. He was born July 9, 1961 in Yerba Buena, California. Greg grew up in California and Illinois. He graduated from High School in Naperville, Illinois. Greg married Joanne Jordan on March 4, 2003 in McKinney, Texas. He worked for Southwestern Bell, MCI Worldcom, and TTI as a technical engineer. Greg enjoyed entertaining, cooking, wearing hats, and singing karaoke while playing the harmonica. Greg was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church in Allen. He was an army veteran of the 3rd Signal Brigade.

He is survived by wife Joanne Jordan of Allen, Texas; children Robin Sanders and husband Shon of Hewitt, Texas, Gregory Trent Boyer, Jr. and wife Heather of Savannah, Texas, Jodi Salinas and husband Judson Hernandez of Austin, Texas, and Heather Grattan of Savannah, Texas; grandchildren Riley Sanders, Audrey Sanders, Haylee Pallotto, Kandyce Pallotto, and Jaxon Boyer; mother Arlene Boyer of Fountain Inn, South Carolina; sister Mindy Brown and husband Mike of Simpsonville, South Carolina; nephews, Christopher and Bryan Brown; aunt Caryl Tishler; and cousin Darla Raptis.

Greg was preceded in his death by parents Charles and Sheryl Boyer, brother David Boyer, son Robert Salinas, and cousin Daron Beck.

A memorial mass will be held at 1:30 in the afternoon, Saturday, February 9, 2013 at St. Jude Catholic Church, 1515 N. Greenville Avenue, Allen, Texas, 75002 with Father Tim Church officiating.

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Greg was a wonderful and caring friend and he could always make you smile. He will be truly missed. Rest in peace my friend. Carrie Koch, February 5, 2013 Our Deepest condolences to all Boyer's family, He is a person with big heart and love for all, He is and always will be my best friend. you are missed and loved. RIP Aram & Nancy Vartanian, February 5, 2013