FRAMINGHAM – Lydia Boyko, 98, beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, passed peacefully on Saturday July 11, 2020.
After immigrating to the United States from the Soviet Union after World War II with her husband George Boyko and young daughter Olga, they settled in Framingham for 66 years, where she went on to have twins Elena and Anatole.
She was preceded in death by her husband George, her granddaughter Erica, and her daughter Olga. She will be dearly missed by her son Anatole Boyko of Mashpee, daughter Elena Gallenberger of Hendersonville, NC; granddaughters, Julia Giancola, Nicole Lavoie, Kendra Lilley, Alexandra Upton and five great grandchildren.
She was a founding member of the Russian Orthodox of the Holy Resurrection in Worcester where she was a devout member for the remainder of her life.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a time of visitation on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 from 10-11 a.m. at the Norton Funeral Home, 53 Beech Street in Framingham.
A private graveside service will take place.
Due to current health regulations, masks are required and as well as social distancing