Anne Elizabeth Boyce - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Anne Elizabeth Boyce

July 21, 1923 - February 21, 2020

Anne Elizabeth Boyce, age 96, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, February 21, 2020.

Born in Ardmore, PA on July 21, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Christopher and Anne (Jordan) Casey. Anne was a dedicated homemaker who loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed volunteering in the local schools in Levittown and traveling, particularly to Ireland.

Anne will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and a dear friend to many.    

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 69 years, John G. Boyce and her siblings, Patricia Higgins, Mary Dougherty, Christopher Casey and William Casey. She is survived by her children, Maryanne Frisch (Robert), Denis Boyce (Angelika), Patricia B. Jones (James), and Andrew Boyce (Lisa); sisters, Sue Houck and Jeannette Sykes; 9 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 pm until 5 pm on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE 19720, followed by a time of sharing at 5 pm. Interment will be held in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.



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7 Condolences for Anne Elizabeth Boyce

  • Sorry to hear of your Mums passing may she Rest In Peace

  • Thinking of you all at this sad time. I have fond memories of Betty and Johnnys trips to Ireland .

  • Sorry to hear of Aunt Betty’s passing.

  • Hello Pat,
    I remember your mom from our VJM days— always smiling, cheerful and so loving to her family. I even remember her speaking of Ireland. I am so sorry for your loss, and am praying for you and your family.

    Most sincerely,

  • Heartfelt sympathy to you all (rip) dear Betty. Remember with fondness their many visits to her ancestral homeland. . Thinking of you all.x

  • My deepest condolences to you and your family. I will keep all of you in prayers. Keep her memory alive with your memories and love for her. Sincerely, Fran Rodkey

  • Love and condolences For the loss of a Aunt Betty. What a sweetheart she always was. Full of love and vim and vigor. She and Uncle Johnny always stressed education and the family. God bless her. Grateful for so many memories at the house in Levittown.