Meadville Tribune

October 4, 2012

Charlotte Lenora Boyle Bossard


TOWNVILLE — Charlotte Lenora Boyle Bossard, 84, of Townville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at Golden Living Center in Titusville.

She was born June 16, 1928, a daughter of Lawrence Boyle and Charlotte Bement Boyle. She married Jerome Bossard on April 16, 1949. He survives.

She was a member of Townville Baptist Church for more than 60 years and taught Sunday School, served on various boards and sang in the choir.

Charlotte worked for several different district justices in Crawford County until her retirement and was also a notary for 24 years.

She enjoyed sewing, traveling, spending winters in Florida, but most of all she loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to her loving husband, Jerome, of 63 years, Charlotte is survived by two sons, Brad L. Bossard and his wife, Brenda, of Titusville, and William B. Bossard and his wife, LuAnn, of Centerville; two granddaughters, Christa Battin, and Chelby Robinson and her husband, Tim, of Townville; two grandsons, Darrell Bossard of Centerville and Michael Bossard of Titusville; six great-grandchildren, Logan and Brooke Battin and Trista, Andrew, Ryan and Ashley Robinson; a twin sister, Lucille Hanna of Townville; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Carl Merton Boyle; a brother-in-law, Ernst Hanna; and a daughter-in-law, Connie Bossard.

Family and friends may call today from 4 to 8 p.m. at Willis L. Arnold Funeral Home, 33353 N. Main St., Townville.

There will be an additional calling hour on Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m. at Townville Baptist Church, 33274 N. Main St., Townville. The funeral and committal service will follow at the church, with Pastor Bruce Moses officiating.

Burial will follow in Kingsley Cemetery, Townville.

Memorial donations may be made in Charlotte’s memory to Kingsley Cemetery Maintenance Fund, 32433 Guys Mills Road, Townville, Pa. 16360.

Please take a moment to share a memory, condolence or to order flowers for the family on Charlotte’s Book of Memories online at

Arrangements are in the care of Willis L. Arnold Funeral Home, 33353 N. Main St., Townville, a branch of Roofner-Collins-Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Inc., Meadville.