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Edward Hoyt
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Edward Hoyt

Saturday, March 10th, 1951 - Sunday, August 25th, 2019

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Wells, ME
Edward Earl Hoyt, 68 years, of Wells, ME died August 25, 2019 at Mass General in Boston.
Ed was born March 10, 1951 in Augusta, ME, a son of Frank and Shirley (Grimes) Hoyt. He graduated from Cony High School, Class of 1969. On August 11, 1973 Ed married Diane L. Poulin, celebrating 41 years of love, friendship and marriage until her passing in 2014. Ed worked for the Maine Department of Motor Vehicles, Maine Turnpike Authority, retiring in December of 2014 and for J.K. MacLeod Landscaping in Wells for the past three years.
Ed was always in good humor and enjoyed being somewhat of a prankster. He loved his family and especially enjoyed time spent with his grandson, Travis, his “little man”. He was very handy and liked working on cars and other projects. Once you meet Ed, you were family to him. He was the Charter Grand Knight of the Father William J. Kelly Knights of Columbus Council #9782. He was very giving of his time and donated freely to the American Legion in Dover, NH and the Wells Ogunquit Little League. He was a member of Ocean Masonic Lodge AF & AM #142.
In addition to his wife, Diane, Ed was predeceased by his parents and his siblings, Cindy Lee Swift, Marjorie Barrieault, Ralph Hoyt and Sally LaBreck.
Ed is dearly remembered by his daughter, Heather J. Cavanagh and her husband, Paul; his sister, Mary Lou Tower, her husband Ken and their children Jamie Dixon, Melissa Weiner and Tera Pare, and his sister and godmother Sue Ellen Cote, her husband Andy, and their children Michael Cote and Stephanie Guild; his brother Haliburton Hoyt; three grandchildren, Travis Cavanagh, Adam Cavanagh and his wife, Kate and Daniel Cavanagh; and two great grandchildren, Riley and Shayna; his godchildren Jamie Dixon and Nicole Swift; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit form 4-7 pm on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Bibber Memorial Chapel, 111 Chapel Road, Wells, ME where a Masonic service will be held at 6:30 pm. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 am on Friday, August 30, 2019 at Bibber Memorial Chapel with The Most Reverend Dr. Rosemary Ananis. Interment will follow at a later date.
Should friends desire, memorial donations may be made to:
Travis Cavanaugh Scholarship Fund
TD Bank (7260796) 1237 Main Street
Sanford, ME 04073

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 29th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Bibber Memorial Chapel - Wells
    111 Chapel Road
    WELLS, ME
    Thursday, August 29th, 2019
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
    There will be a Masonic Service at 6:30 pm by Ocean Masonic Lodge AF & AM #142.
  • Service

    Friday, August 30th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Bibber Memorial Chapel - Wells
    111 Chapel Road
    WELLS, ME
    Friday, August 30th, 2019
    10:00am
    Officiant
    The Most Reverend Dr. Rosemary Ananis

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Judy Ryan

Dear Heather,
I was fortunate to get to know your parents while I served on the Wells Recreation Commission many years ago. Your mom and I were "officially" on the commission but it seemed your dad was always there to help out with any project. My deepest sympathy on the loss of your dad. I know first hand how proud both your parents were of you and how much they loved you. May all your wonderful memories of happy family times bring you comfort and peace in the days ahead. God bless you and your family.
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Paul E. Coughlin

Dear Heather, I have just read the obituary on the death of your Dad. I am very sorry to hear this news because was a wonderful man. He will be missed dearly. Please know that I will celebrate Mass for his intentions and will keep him and you in my prayers. Fr. Paul
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Patricia Williams

Uncle Ed was a great man. Made everyone around him laugh. I will miss him. I wish I had stayed in touch more. Heather I am so sorry for your loss. May your fond memories make you smile. Love you
Comment | Posted at 08:09am via Condolence

Linda M Wooten

My deep condolences to Ed's loving family and host of friends from the Maine Turnpike and beyond. Linda Anthony Wooten
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