Dr. Wade Boyle
Tues., Oct. 5, 1993
Dr. Wade Boyle, 48
EAST PALESTINE – Dr. Wade Francis Boyle, 48, of Neely Manor Boulevard died at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, 1993, of malignant melanoma following a brief illness.
He was born in Pittsburgh Feb. 6, 1945, a son of Mrs. Doris Shelton Boyleof Median and the late Herbert Lee Boyle.
Dr. Boyle had practiced wholistic medicine nine years in East Palestine since moving from Portland, Ore. Earlier, he practiced at the Mantell Clinic in Cranberry, Pa. He graduated from Medina High School in 1963, with awards in sports and academics. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the College of Wooster and his master of divinity degree at Hartford (Conn.) Seminary Foundation. In 1980, he received a bachelor of human biilogy degree at Kansas Newman College, Wichita, Kans., and in 1983, he earned his doctorate in naturopathic medicine at the National College of Naturopathic Medicine, Portland. He was Methodist by faith.
Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Karen S. Echard Boyle, whom he married March 7, 1980, three sons, Lee Boyle, Jack Boyle and Steve Boyle, at home; and two sisters, Mrs. Richard (Carole) Wasnich of Honolulu, Hawaii, and Mrs. William (Lee Ann) Heller of Wauwatosa, Wic.
The Rev. James K. Powell of the Centenary United Methodist Church and the Rev. David H. Conrad of the Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Columbiana are to conduct services at 1:30 p.m. Friday at eh Centenary church. Burial is to be in Glenview Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Van Dyke-Swaney Funeral Home form 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and at the East Palestine church an hour before the services Friday.