Obituary: Gwendolyn B. Hoyt, 89, of Seymour

Gwendolyn B. Hoyt, 89, of Seymour, homemaker, volunteer, wife of Franklin A. Hoyt, died Aug. 11, at Griffin Hospital.

Born in Seymour on Dec. 19, 1926, daughter of the late Henry and Anna Shaw Benham.

Also survived by daughter, Pamela H. Waldron of Seymour, daughter-in-law, Alexandra Hoyt of Montana, nine grandchildren, brother, Milton (Vivian) Benham of Shelton and 14 great-grandchildren.

Also predeceased by son, Wayne Franklin Hoyt and her sister, Bernadine (Harold) Hickman.

Services: Saturday, Aug. 20, noon, Miller-Ward Funeral Home, 260 Bank Street, Seymour.  Visiting hours: Saturday, 10 a.m. until time of service.

Memorial contributions: Seymour Pink, c/o funeral home.