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Irvin Hyatt

February 15, 1931 — May 20, 2021

Irvin Hyatt, our beloved husband, father, and grandfather age 90 passed away at his home on May 20, 2021 in Broken Bow, NE

Irvin was born on February 15, 1931 to Ellis William and Susie Marie (Gremm) Hyatt. He grew up east of Westerville on a farm and went to school K-8 at Clear Creek, and to Highschool at Broken Bow High.

Irvin started farming in 1948. Irvin was united in marriage to Marilyn Claire Benson on May 26, 1952. The couple lived five and half miles southeast of Westerville and farmed until 1995. They became parents of two children, William Martin and Vicki Lynn.

Irvin committed his life to Jesus Christ as a young man.  He was Baptized in the South Loup River on September 12, 1965. Irvin and Marilyn enjoyed a home Bible Study group in the Westerville area for several years.

Irvin was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a hard-working man, and his family was always well provided for. He was a diversified farmer raising crops, cattle, and hogs.

Irvin is survived by his wife Marilyn, son William Martin (Louanne) Hyatt, daughter Vicki Lynn (Randy) Jenkins, grandchildren Tyson (Tara) Hyatt, Trevor (Breanna) Hyatt, Allison (Ryan) Fritsche, Taylor (Laura) Hyatt, and Jared Jenkins, twelve great grandchildren with another one coming soon, also his sister Donna Keller of Buffalo, Wyoming, and brother-in-law John Swick of Burlington, Colorado.

Irvin is preceded in death by his parents Ellis and Susie Hyatt, and a sister Joan Swick.

Funeral services will be Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 11:00 am at Govier Brothers Chapel in Broken Bow with Craig Mills and Tyson Hyatt officiating. The service will be livestreamed at Burial will be in the Broken Bow Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Parkinson’s Foundation. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 21, 2021 from 1:00 to 7:00 pm at Govier Brothers Mortuary. Govier Brothers Mortuary are in charge of arrangements. An online guest book may be signed at


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