Gene R. Hoyord, age 81 of Northfield, passed away Wednesday morning, April 2, 2014, at the Care Center of the Northfield Retirement Community.
Gene was born May 29, 1932, in Amherst Junction, Wisconsin, to Allard and Violet (Clemensen) Hoyord. He graduated from Rhinelander High School in 1950.
Survivors include 2 sisters Jeanette Dobberstein of Wisconsin, Judy (Paul) Otten of Marine on St. Croix. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00P.M. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at the Chapel of the Northfield Retirement Community.
Arrangements are with the Benson & Langehough Funeral Home. www.northfieldfuneral.com