Carrie Marie (Hahn) Boyd, went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 11, 2020, at Frederick Health Hospital. Born June 17, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Clarence E. and Carrie E Hahn. She was the wife of the late William D. Boyd, Sr., with whom she shared 63 years of marriage.
Carrie graduated from Emmitsburg High School in 1952. In 1955, she graduated from Lutheran Hospital of Baltimore Nursing School. She worked part-time at Fitkin Memorial Hospital in Neptune City, New Jersey, for a period of time. From there, she worked for the Montgomery County Public Schools (Rockville, Maryland) serving as the Nurse at Summit Lake Camp for 45 years before retiring. While working full-time at Summit Lake Camp, she also worked part-time at Gettysburg Hospital in Gettysburg and Villa of St. Michael’s in Emmitsburg.
Carrie was a lifelong and active member of the Elias Lutheran Church in Emmitsburg, Maryland. She also attended the Piney Creek Church of the Brethren in Taneytown, Maryland. In May 2019, she was recognized as “Mother of the Year” from the Piney Creek Church congregation.
Carrie is survived by her children, William D. Boyd, Jr., and his wife, Jo-Ann, of Fairfield, PA; Bruce D. Boyd, Sr., and his wife, Tracy, of Sabillasville, MD; Tina Reaver and her husband, Greg, of Thurmont, MD; and Kevin Boyd and his fiancé, Shawn, of Fairfield, PA. In addition, she is survived by 9 grandchildren Bruce Boyd, Jr. and his wife, Megan; Beth Ohler and her husband, David; Sean Reaver, Bradley Reaver, Carrie Reaver, Jennifer Boyd, Matthew Boyd, and Chastity and Codye Klein; and 10 great-grandchildren; sisters Mary Rohrbaugh and her husband, Herbert; Shirley Pittinger and her husband, Larry; sister-in-law, Gay Hahn; brother-in-law Robert Boyd; and sister-in-law Nancy Pearson and her husband, Bill. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased in death by her brothers Lewis Hahn; Clyde Hahn; and Alfred Hahn; and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Bonnie and Jack Hart. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews and her very special friends/neighbors, Leo and Vanessa Krietz.
Carrie enjoyed all family gatherings and sporting events. She attended as many of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren’s sporting events as possible. She enjoyed bowling and was an avid Bingo player. She regularly attended the Monday morning tea parties with her daughter, sisters, and nieces; the Tuesday morning “Breakfast Club” with friend at Roy Rogers; the Wednesday morning church services at Elias followed by meeting with friends at McDonald's, and then Wednesday afternoon Bingo.
Burial will be at the Piney Creek Church of the Brethren and will be private and at the convenience of the family.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date at Elias Lutheran Church.
If you so desire, donations made in Carrie’s memory can be made to Elias Lutheran Church, 100 West North Alley, P.O. Box 465, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727; or to the Piney Creek Church of the Brethren, 4699 Teeter Road, Taneytown, Maryland 21787.
Carries care has been entrusted to Blacks Funeral Home of Thurmont MD.
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