Robert William Boyle
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July 30, 1932 ~ February 2, 2018

Robert William Boyle, 85, of Washougal, WA, peacefully set off on his journey to be with the Lord on Feb. 2nd, 2018. He was born in Batesland, SD on July 30, 1932, to John M. and Rheba R. Boyle. They lived in Montana before coming to Camas, WA where he attended Camas High School.
Robert served in the United States Marine Corp., stationed in "Camp Pendleton", San Diego, CA. Upon completion; resided in Camas and was employed by Columbia rock products.
Robert was introduced to Patricia L. Burkhart of Camas and they were married on Sept. 27, 1957. They relocated to Seattle, WA where Robert was employed by the "Midas Muffler Shop". In 1964, Robert now with a family of five, came to Washougal. In 1968, he purchased the home where he has lived for the past 50 years.
Robert retired as Leadman, from Waterway Terminals in Portland, OR.
He enjoyed working outdoors while investing several years of planning and establishing the landscaping of the family home. His main interest was his "Family". Robert gave a lifetime of unconditional love, hope and encouragement, providing a home where you knew you were always welcome. Strong moral values were taught without words. He was always looking for an opportunity to help others.
Robert is survived by his son, Michael A. (Elisa) Boyle; daughter, Mishelle D. Boyle; son, Todd M. Boyle; 9 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wonderful wife of 59 years, Patricia L. Boyle; parents, John M. and Rheba Boyle; and brothers, John M. Boyle Jr. and William "Bill" Boyle.
A private graveside service will be held for family at the Camas Cemetery on Feb. 25th at 1:00.
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Published in The Columbian on Feb. 18, 2018.
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February 27, 2018
Mike and Eilse, thinking of you. My new phone # is 718-7437. Call if I can do anything for you.
Betty Thorn
February 24, 2018
Thinking of you all. Praying God will give you peace and comfort in this time of loss of your father.
Larry Barnes
February 22, 2018
Mike, Michelle,Todd and families, please know I am sending my prayers and thinking of you all. I am sad to hear of your Dads passing. May the memories of your parents live on in your families always. My heart goes out to all of you.
Leisa McDowell - Gimlin
February 21, 2018
Semper Fidelis my Brother we know you are now guarding heaven's gates with many of our brothers... peace is now yours
John Stofiel
February 19, 2018
Praying for you and your family during your time of loss.
Diana Fronko Larson
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