Mary Louise Hoy, 68, Overbrook: Aug. 6, 1950 – March 14, 2019

OVERBROOK, Kan. – Mary Louise Hoy, 68, of Overbrook, Kan., passed away March 14, 2019, at her home. She was born Aug. 6, 1950, in Twin Mound, Kan., the daughter of Floyd Trout and Mary Alice (Schirmer) Trout.

Mary was a lifelong Osage County resident, graduating from Overbrook High School with the class of 1969.

On February 21, 1969, she was united in marriage to Lloyd Hoy Jr., at her parents’ home in Twin Mound. They just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

Mary was a devoted homemaker and loving wife. She worked at the meat packing plant in Overbrook when she was younger. Later she worked as a CNA at Brookside Manor, Overbrook, and lastly at Jostens, Topeka, in the yearbook lamination department.

She was a skilled seamstress who made most of her own children’s clothes and many of her grandchildren’s. She also made a quilt for every grandchild. She enjoyed ceramics and painting, but she most enjoyed the time she spent with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Lloyd, of the home, sons, Matthew Lee Hoy and Clifford Ray Hoy, and daughter, Ora Louise Mitchell and husband, Russell, all of Overbrook; sister, Dorothy Wulfkuhle and her husband, Duane, Topeka, Kan.; brothers, Ed Trout and his wife, Kay,  Overbrook, Bill Trout, Osage City, Kan., Larry Trout and his wife, Jean, Overbrook, John Trout and his wife, Sharon, Overbrook; and eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild with another on the way.

Mary is preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 18, at the Overbrook United Methodist Church, 1001 Maple St., Overbrook. Interment will follow at Overbrook Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at the Greenwood-Roberts Funeral Home, 730 Western Heights Drive, Overbrook.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mary Hoy Memorial Fund and sent in care of Greenwood-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 268, Overbrook, KS 66524. Condolences may be sent to the family through www.lamb-roberts.com.

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