(14 February 1934 - 24 August 1978) (her death)
When Charles and Pat met, it was love at first sight. They were married three months later and stayed married for 44 years.
So broken hearted was Charles after the death of Pat that he committed suicide 2 days later.
Son, Michael Charles Boyer, born December 9, 1943; committed suicide September 22, 1965. He apparently played Russian roulette with a .38-caliber revolver after quarreling with a girlfriend. during a drunken party in Hollywood.