Created November 14, 2015
In Memory

- This eternal flame burns forever
- in remembrance of Joanne M. Hoyt -

Joanne M. Hoyt
(June 18, 1934 - October 13, 2015)

Joanne M. Hoyt, former Cozad resident, passed away October 13, 2015 at
Fayetteville, Arkansas as the result of an automobile accident at the age of 81.

She was born June 18, 1934 at Cozad, Nebraska to Frank and Edna
(Andersen) Manners. Joanne attended school in Cozad, Nebraska and
graduated with the class of 1952.

Joanne married Pat Hoyt on November 20, 1956 at the Presbyterian Church
in Cozad, Nebraska. Jo worked in Kearney at a doctors office and went to
Kearney State College. She then went to work with her husband Pat at Neska Oil Co
around 1985 and became partners with him.

Joanne's enjoyed sewing, needlepoint, knitting, and especially riding her bike.

Joanne was active in the Presbyterian Church. She taught Sunday School and
Bible School for many years. Jo loved learning about her family history and

She also loved traveling. Joanne is proceeded in death by her parents;
her brother, Frank Manners and sister, Donna Lou Manners.

Her husband Patrick passed away on October 15, 2015. Survivors include her son,
Brook (Michelle) Hoyt of Bay City, TX; her daughter, Amy Hoyt-Whiteley of
Omaha; grandchildren, Ashley (David) Hoyt-Schild, Brianna Hoyt, Kelsey
Marie Whiteley and Santana LeAn Whiteley; and sister Kathleen Hogan.

Memorials are suggested to the Nebraska Children's Home Society or to the
donor's choice. Online condolences may be shared at

Patrick & Joanne Hoyt were Members of The Bella Vista Traveling Sams.
Patrick L & Joanne M Hoyt were in a car wreck Oct. 13, 2015 in Bella Vista, AR.
Pat and Jo joined the Bella Vista Traveling Sams Aug 8, 2013.

A memorial service was held Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the
Presbyterian Church in Cozad with Pastor David Boyd officiating.

Inurnment will be at the Cozad Cemetery.

Those wishing to sign the memorial book may do so on Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
at Berryman Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.

Sign Joanne's Guest Book

Though She's gone, She is not forgotten.
Though absent, She remains in spirit.
Though once a worker, She now rest.

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