Christine Hoyt

Obituary of Christine Hoyt

Christine Bostwick Hoyt, 72, of Osseo, MI passed away Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at her home surrounded by family and friends.

She was born April 3, 1950, in Sylvania OH. Chris worked several different jobs in Toledo, OH area. In sales at Elizabeth Jeans Fashion Shop, mailroom, and office duties at A. P. Parts and as a layout clerk at American Composition Corp. She served as President of the Greater Hillsdale Humane Society and was an active member on the Board of Directors at the Hillsdale County Senior Center and Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hudson, where she was a sacristan. As a local artist, one of her favorite pastimes was painting the murals that now grace various homes, The Jefferson Township Hall, and The Hillsdale County Senior Center. She painted several 6-foot-tall Adirondack chairs that were auctioned off for charity, 2 of which are on display in Baw Beese Park. Chris spent countless hours in her Osseo shop creating various crafts and works of art she would proudly display around her home. She was particularly fond of the decorative and functional bird houses she would build.

Chris is survived by her husband, Gary, of 46 years. She is also survived by her two children, Kenny (Heather), Jessica; Nine grandchildren, Logan, Taylor, Isabella, Dominick, Kiana, Aliyah, Aaron, Andee, Addilyn and one great grandchild Travis. She is also survived by her brother Donald B. Armstrong of Florida. Many Aunts, Uncles, and cousins. Chris was preceded in death by her father James Herinnhutt Armstrong; and mother, Esther Edna Bostwick Armstrong.

Chris was a loving wife and good mother. She touched the lives of many families and friends with her loving and caring ways and will be sadly missed. Special thanks to the many Doctors and nurses at Henry Ford Allegiance Health Hospital, Jackson MI., Jim and Annette Scoville, John Bostwick, Bill and Kathy Koshelnyk.

Visitation for Chris will be held on Monday, April 25, 2022, from 2-7 p.m. with a Vigil Prayer Service being held at 7:00 p.m. at Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Hudson. The Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hudson with Fr. Todd Koenigsknecht as celebrant. Interment will be held in East Hill Cemetery in Osseo, MI.

You may send condolences to the family at www.eaglemarryfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be given to Sacred Heart Church, Hudson, Hillsdale County Senior Center, Hillsdale, or to the Greater Hillsdale Humane Society, Osseo. Arrangements have been entrusted to Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Hudson.

 

Monday
25
April

Visitation

2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, April 25, 2022
Eagle-Marry Funeral Home - Hudson
415 West Main St
Hudson, Michigan, United States
517-265-3312
Monday
25
April

Vigil Prayer Service

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Monday, April 25, 2022
Eagle-Marry Funeral Home - Hudson
415 West Main St
Hudson, Michigan, United States
517-265-3312
Tuesday
26
April

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
207 S. Market St
Hudson, Michigan, United States
Tuesday
26
April

Funeral Mass

11:00 am
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
207 S. Market St
Hudson, Michigan, United States
Tuesday
26
April

Burial

12:45 pm
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
East Hill Cemetery
6542 Beecher re
Osseo, Michigan, United States