Mystic, CT - May (Gardiner) Hoxie, 86, formerly of Jerry Brown Road, Stonington, passed away peacefully, Christmas Day 2008, at Mystic Manor.
May was born on May 24, 1922, in Newark, N.J., the daughter of Henry and Henrietta (Begman) Gardiner II.
She had a life-long love of horses and was an accomplished oil painter.
May was predeceased by her husband, Jerome Hoxie.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 29, at Elm Grove Cemetery in Mystic. There are no visiting hours.
Byles-Groton Memorial Home, 310 Thames St., is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Published in The Day on 12/27/2008 www.theday.com