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Robert Gene "Bob" Hoy

August 29, 1949 ~ November 3, 2017 (age 68)

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   Robert "Bob" Gene Hoy, age 68, of St. Johns, MI, passed away Friday, November 3, 2017, at Hazel I. Findlay Country Manor, St. Johns, MI.

Cremation has taken place and no services will be held. Bob will be buried next to his family in the Upper Peninsula. 

   Bob was born in Munising, Michigan on August 29, 1949, the son of Charles Franklin and Vienna Helvi (Maki) Hoy. He married Mary Wise. He retired from Fisher Body in 1997. He loved spending time with his family; especially his son Adam and grandson Alec.  Bob served his country in the United States Army.

   He is survived by his wife Mary Hoy of St. Johns, MI, son Adam Hoy and Sheela Hart of St. Johns, MI, grandson Alec Hoy, step sons; David (Karen Cardinali) Rethamel, Sr. of Cedar Springs, MI, Michael  Rethamel of Perry, MI, step grandchildren;  David Rethamel, Jr., Michaela Zemaitis-Rethamel, Nikolas Rethamel, step great grandson  Aaron Weatherbee, siblings;  Janet and Roger Whitmarsh, Charles  Hoy, John and Paulette Hoy, Tom Hoy, Karen and Joe Beauchaine. He is also survived by several cousins, nieces and nephews.   He was preceded in death by his parents, son Jason Hoy, and 2 sisters in law; Peggy and Beverly Hoy.

     Online condolences can be sent to The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes - Osgood Chapel, St. Johns, Michigan.

 Service Information

There will be no Services

Smith Family Funeral Homes- St. Johns, MI - Osgood Chapel
104 East Cass Street
St. Johns, MI 48879

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