Edward “Gizzo” Boynton, 74, of Littleton NH, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday December 6, 2018. He was born August 12, 1944 in Bath Maine to Edward and Alberta (Paquette) Boynton. He graduated from Littleton High School in 1963 and enlisted in the US Army where he was stationed in Germany. Upon his return, he settled in Littleton and began his truck driving career with Lewis Express Trucking Company and St. Johnsbury Trucking. After retirement, wanting to be involved in helping his town, Eddie ran for and was elected to the Board of Selectmen and was a member of Growth with Common Sense.
Eddie loved sports, especially football, where his favorite team was the New England Patriots. He also enjoyed movies, hunting and fishing. He was a proud member of the Elks Lodge, and Teamsters Union.
Eddie is survived by his two sons, Eddie and Brandon, a daughter Sandy, and a granddaughter Charlotte. Siblings include brother Kenneth Boynton and wife Dotty, sisters Carolyn Dickinson and her husband Stephen, Cindy Applegate, Cathy Fitzgerald and husband David, Sheila Keach and Lisa Boynton Smith and husband Mike, along with many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Alberta, and his sisters Sandra Webber, Bette Reynolds, and Linda Boynton.
Visiting Hours will be at Ross Funeral Home, 282 West Main St. Littleton, on Friday December 14, 2018 from 6-8 PM. There will be a memorial service on Saturday December 15, 2018 at 11AM, also at Ross Funeral Home, conclude with a committal service at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Cemetery.
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