Florence Hyatt, 89, of Summerfield, Florida, passed away Sunday, January 19,2019, surrounded by her loved ones. Florence was the widow of Raymond Hyatt, and was married to him for 68 years.
Florence was born in Chicago, Illinois. She was the daughter of Nicholas Gliatta and Edna Perrina. Prior to retiring to Marion County to fulfill her lifelong dream of living on a farm and raising cows, she lived in Brevard County, FL. Florence was a competitive water skier, she scuba dived and loved her family above all things. Florence was an amazing cook, seamstress, and baker and overall held her family within her love her entire life.
Florence is survived by her three children; daughters, Marlene Bjork and her husband, Robert of Summerfield, FL, Barbara Carnival and her husband Roy of Summerfield, FL and son, Don Hyatt and his wife Teresa of Apollo Beach, FL, She was the proud grandmother of 7 grandchildren, Norman Ray Hyatt, Robert Nicholas Bjork, Jordan Christopher Bjork, Lily Michele Carnival, Joseph Nicholas Hyatt, Jacob Christopher Hyatt and Michael Hyatt. Florence has five great grandchildren, Kyron Hyatt, Tyler, Ryder, Finley and Violet Bjork.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, January 27, 2019, at 12:00 PM. Arrangements entrusted to Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, 5946 SE Robinson Road, Belleview, FL 34420. Condolences may be left at Hiers-Baxley.com.