A lifetime resident of Greencastle, she was the daughter of NaDean and Elizabeth (Chadd) Sillery.
She married Harold Thomas "Tom" Boswell Sr. on March 13, 1970, and he survives.
She worked for many years at Mallory and later at Central State Hospital in the medical records department.
She was a member of the Lion's Club.
Also surviving are children, Tom Boswell Jr., Brownsburg, Sherry Hansell and husband Dave, Vicki Sillery and husband Tim, Rosie Semak and husband Mike, Betsy Pingleton and husband John, Cindy Barger and husband Hiram, Deede Henderson, Sandy Smith and husband Jerry, Jerry Boswell and wife Madonna, Eddie Henderson, and Stacy Robinson and husband Jon; 33 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren; a brother, Trevaun Sillery; a sister, Barbara Higgins and husband Charles; half-sisters Mary Eleanor Evans, Illinois, and Virginia Goss, Indianapolis; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Kathy Miller, brother Donald Sillery, half-brothers Clarence Vestal Higgins Jr., Clyde Higgins, and Tommy Higgins, half-sisters Frances Anna O'Neal, Doris Shake, Betty Miller, Edna May and Marie Higgins.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Final Approach (Putnam County Airport, Dixie Chopper) with graveside services to follow at Fillmore Cemetery on Saturday.