George Francis Hoye, Jr., passed away on April 11, 2019. He was the beloved husband for 51 years, of the late Mary Eileen (Kirwin) Hoye. He was born on September 23, 1925 in Arlington, MA., to Mary (Coughlin) Hoye and George F. Hoye, Sr.
George served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during WW II and then earned his Bachelor’s degree from Boston College. He worked as an engineer for Simplex Wire & Cable and U.S. Steel. George enjoyed all sports, especially golf , the Red Sox and Patriots. He will be remembered by his family as a great Dad, Papa and for his wonderful Irish wit.
He is survived by four children, Eileen Hoye of Dover, NH., Maureen Burg of Marshfield, Patricia Hillis of Yarmouth and Dennis Hoye of Yarmouth. He also leaves six grandchildren, Alison Rioux of Yarmouth, ME., Brianna Burg of Boston, Brendan Burg of Marshfield and Molly, Timothy and Amy Hoye of Harwich. In addition to his late wife he was predeceased by four children, George, Michael, Timothy and Kathleen.
Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday April 16th from 4-7 PM at the Morris, O’Connor & Blute Funeral Home, 678 Main St., Harwich Center. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday April 17th at 10 AM at Holy Trinity Church, Route 28, West Harwich.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Jimmy Fund at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or to via www.jimmyfund.org/gift