Gregory “Dale” Hoyt, 59, originally from Katy, Texas passed away on October 27, 2020 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dale was born November 6, 1960 in Houston, Texas. He grew up in Katy, Texas. After high school he became an electrician and carpenter. He lived in Rockport, Texas for a while. During that time, his aunt wanted to build a house. Dale used his talents to build it for her. He was very skilled at wood working. One of his favorite hobbies was turning a discarded tree into the most beautiful tables, cabinets and other furniture. Dale loved anything that would make him laugh. His laugh was very boisterous and jovial. He fought a courageous battle with cancer.
Dale is preceded in death by his dad, Fredrick D. Hoyt, paternal grandparents: Fred A. and Ada L. Hoyt; aunts: Maurice Hoyt Phillip and Gladys E. Hoyt; uncle, Charles F. Hoyt; Fraternal grandparents: Bud B. and Lovinia P. Babcock; aunt, Eula Mae Miller, uncles: John R. Babcock and Bud E. Babcock; Dale is survived by his daughter, Ashley Reynolds grandsons: Jameson and Aiden Reynolds; mother, Joyce Korn, close friend, David, sister, Debra Savell and
husband Bengie; brother, Ben Hoyt; his half-brothers: Rick Hoyt and wife Trish, Rex Hoyt and wife Bernie; aunt, Elizabeth Hoyt, close uncle, Marvin Babcock, aunt, Carol Wimberley and husband Turney; along with numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, great cousins, great nieces and great nephews.
Visitation will be held at Butler-Stumpff & Dyer Funeral Home in Tulsa at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 1, 2020 with memorial services to follow at 2:00 p.m., officiated by Reverend Bill McIntyre.
Graveside services will be held at Katy Magnolia Cemetery in Katy, Texas on Saturday, November 7, 2020.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital or your favorite charity.