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Mrs. Dorothy Isabel (Doucette) Hoyt

Mrs. Dorothy Isabel (Doucette) Hoyt
  • February 29, 1920 - February 17, 2017
  • Reading, Massachusetts

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“I'm so sorry to have learned of Dot's passing too late to attend her services. I have many sweet memories of "Mom." My condolences to her family. ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Shelby Woods - Reading, MA

“Dot Hoyt was a very special sister-in-law to me, and a loving aunt to my children. We shared family get togethers for more than 70 years and...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Sally Hoyt - Reading

“To the Hoyt Family, on behalf of the WMDD Employee Assistance Program we offer our deepest condolences and prayers in this time of sadness. Kindly...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Melvinia Allen - Washington, DC

“God bless our parents...Linda my Mum was Dot very sorry for your loss. were so blessed to have her this long...peace to you and your...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: miki criscoe - South Yarmouth, MA

“To Dots family: Oh how I will miss Dot.She had such a wonderful smile that lit up all who were around her. Her compassion for others was absolutely...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Carol Minteer - Billerica, MA

“Coni - My condolences to you and your wonderful family! Per our lunch time conversations, I could tell she was a wonderful person who loved her...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Barbara Bennett - North Reading, MA

7 of 14 | Posted by: Robert Ehlertw - Wakefield, MA

8 of 14 | Posted by: Robert Ehlert - Wakefield, MA

“I am so sorry to hear of the loss of our "mom" Dot. She was a dear friend for so many years. My prayers go to Pat, Carol, Linda, Connie, Judy and...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Beverly Holmes - Reading, MA

“Linda, Carol and Family - My mom, Kay, and I are deeply saddened to hear of your mom's passing! In all my travels around the world, I never met a...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Larry & Kay Goulet - Reading, MA

“Coni and Family, I am saddened by the loss of "mom". I never met Dot but I feel like I knew her from the stories Coni would tell at work. She was a...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Heather Rogers - Billerica, MA

“To all my beloved Hoyt neighbors,other relatives and friends, my sincere condolences on the passing of your Aunt Dot, it was a gift to have met her....Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Patty Chinetti - Reading

“So sorry for your loss .... heaven has gained another angel ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Donna "Grinley" DellaPiana - NY

“Good By OLD friend and Lovely LADY. ,You will be greatly missed by your familyand me . It was very nice knowing you. May you rest in peace now from...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: walter lawler - MA - Friend

Dorothy Isabel (Doucette) Hoyt of Reading passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017 at Winchester Hospital. She was 96 years of age.

Born on February 29, 1920 in Melrose, Dot was the loving daughter of the late Isaiah Doucette and Mary C. (DeCourcey) Doucette. Dot was a warm and caring daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother, aunt and friend. She will be deeply missed.

Dot was a long time resident of Reading and loved supporting the Reading Rockets, especially the Marching Band. She was an avid reader and enjoyed finding new adventures at the library. Dot loved the outdoors, whether in the forest, at the ocean, or in the mountains. She volunteered at Winchester Hospital for 27 years and her "Wednesday people" were very special to her.

Dot was the beloved wife of the late Carl H. Hoyt, Jr. She was the devoted mother of Patricia Johns, Carol Griffith and her husband William, Linda Jones and her husband William, Judith Owens and her husband Monte, Constance Russell and her husband David, Charles Hoyt and his wife Theresa, and the late Gerald Hoyt and his surviving wife Betsey. The cherished grandmother of 23, including the late Bonnie Hoyt, Dot was the loving great grandmother of 37 and great great grandmother of 9. She was pre-deceased by 4 brothers and 2 sisters and is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral from the Doherty – Barile Family Funeral Home, 11 Linden St. READING Thursday, February 23rd at 9:00am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating Dorothy's Eternal Life in St. Agnes Church, 186 Woburn St. Reading at 10:00am. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family on Wednesday, February 22nd from 4-8pm in the Funeral Home. Parking attendants and ramped entrance are available. Interment Forest Glen Cemetery, Reading.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in memory of Dot to Peter Sanborn Place, 50 Bay State Rd. Reading, MA 01867 or to Winchester Hospital Emergency Department, 41 Highland Ave. Winchester, MA 01890.

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