Alta Laker Boyce, 97, of Milan passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020 at Ripley Crossing in Milan. Alta was born Tuesday, November 14, 1922 in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, the daughter of Thomas and Anna Stahl. She married Elmo Boyce and he preceded her in death. Alta was a homemaker and a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Dillsboro. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary; and enjoyed reading, singing, and puzzles.
Her family included: step-son Mike Boyce of Aurora; step-daughter Brenda Boyce Morris of Moores Hill; step-daughter-in-law Bonnie Boyce of Sunman; five brothers; and two sisters. Family members who preceded her in death include her husband Elmo; parents Thomas and Anna Stahl; and step-son Alan Boyce.
In order to help protect the health and well-being of families and friends during this health crisis, Alta’s family has opted for a private burial service at this time. Memorials may be given in honor of Alta to the donor’s choice in care of the funeral home. Filter-DeVries-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, Box146, Dillsboro, IN 47018, (812) 432-5480. Please reach out to the family through our website at www.filterdevriesmoore.com to leave an online condolence message.