Walter D. Boyce, 85, of Ridgefield died on Thursday, Sept. 18, at Danbury Hospital.

He was the husband of Emma (Schimanski) Boyce, father of Amanda J. Hicks, father in law of Shaun Hick and grandfather of Erin Charlotte Hicks.

Memorial Services will take place in St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 351 Main St., Ridgefield at a time to be announced. There will be no calling hours.

Contributions may be made to the Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association, 90 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT  006877 or the American Cancer Society, 372 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897.  Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, is in charge of arrangements.