Frederick Robert “Bob” Hoyt III

July 25, 1939 ‒ December 17, 2018

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Frederick Robert “Bob” Hoyt III, age 79, of Mount Vernon passed away on Monday, December 17, 2018 at Brookdale Mount Vernon.

He was born on July 25, 1939 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts to the late Frederick Robert and Esther (Post) Hoyt Jr.  Bob was a very proud Boston Red Sox fan and was member of the Seventh-day Adventist Hill Church.  He was also a Pastor at numerous Seventh-day Adventist Churches including the Mount Vernon City Church.

Bob is survived by his son Robert (Martha) Hoyt; three daughters, Donna (Art ) Pullins, Debbie (David) Swanger, Laurie (Marc) Wilson; ten grandchildren; four great grandchildren; his brothers John (Nancy) Hoyt, Jim (Laura) Hoyt, Steve (Mary Ann) Hoyt; and his sister Ruth Louise Hamilton.

In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his wife Nellie L. Hoyt.

Friends may call on Thursday, December 20, 2018 from 11-12PM at the Seventh-day Adventist Hill Church.  A service will follow, beginning at 12PM, with Pastor Rodney Davis officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Seventh-day Adventist Hill Church.

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  • Laur I’m thinking of you and your family and sending Prayers for strength at this difficult time. Your Dad is at peace by your mothers side. So sorry you have to have such sadness on the holidays. 😪🙏🏻 Love and deepest sympathy The Faillace Family.

  • So sorry ur gone. Loved u being our pastor in browns mills. See u n Nellie in heaven. U were great pastor

  • I actually knew Pastor Hoyt. He married my son and his wife while pastoring at the Browns Mills/Mt Holly area churches (NJ). I never heard a bad word about him. I had forgotten that he ended up in Ohio where I reside.

  • Dear Bob, You will be forever missed. May the Lord reunite with your loved ones in heaven. Forever missed. Al. Please Rest In Peace.