|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1926|
|Death: ||Oct. 14, 2002|
Raymond E. Hoyt, 76, died early Monday morning at his home. He was born in Muncie, the son of Marion L. and Hilda P. Rahe Hoyt. Raymond was a 1944 graduate of Stoney Creek High School in Randolph County. After high school, he was drafted into the Army and was honorably discharged in 1945. He became a self-employed milk hauler (currently, the owner of Hoyt Milk Transport), an occupation he held for more than 55 years. He was a member of the Independent Milk Hauler"s Association of Northern and Central Indiana. Some of the dairies he worked with over the years are Kraft, Covalt, Meadow Gold, Best Ever and Prairie Farms. Mr. Hoyt and his wife, Edna (Zimmerman) were married at St. Mary's Catholic Church, April 12, 1947. They were residents of rural Parker City for about 40 years and moved to Muncie in 1992. He was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church.
Surviving besides his wife of 55 years, Edna, ar two sons and two daughters, Bruce, Carolyn, Kristine, and Randall; four grandchildren, April Groce (husvand: Billy), Andrea Hoyt, John Hoyt (wife: Angie) and Keith Hoyt; four great-grandchildren, Lyndsei and Sydney Groce and Dustin and Justin Hoyt; six brothers and two sisters: Robert (wife: Betty), Albert (wife: Mary), Barbara Gooden, Tom, Phillip (wife: Barbara), Marion (wife: Jayne), Paul (wie: Susan) and Mary Griffith (husband: Jack); and several nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Thursady at St. Lawrence Catholic Church with Father Dennis Goth officiating. Burial will follow in the Gardens of Memory Cemetery, north of Muncie. Friends may call a the Meeks Mortuary from 4 to 8 p.m. today or after noon on Thursday. There will be a scripture service at 7:45 p.m. today at the mortuary. Memorials may be directed to St. Lawrence Catholic School. 2801 E. 16th St. Muncie, IN 47302 or the Hospice Program, c/o Ball Memorial Hospital, 2401 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303.
Marion Lewis Hoyt (1903 - 1965)
Hilda Philomena Rahe Hoyt (1902 - 1992)
Edna Lois Zimmerman Hoyt (1927 - 2003)*
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