NEWARK — A funeral service celebrating the life of Thomas E. Hyatt, 70, of Newark, will be held Monday, March 5, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home with Pastor Rusty Foley officiating. Burial will follow in Friendship Cemetery in Knox County.

Friends may call at the funeral home, 179 Granville Street, Newark, Sunday, March 4, 2018, from 2 to 5 p.m.

Thomas was born in Mt. Vernon, Ohio Sept. 10, 1947 to the late Lynn and Hazel (Perkins) Hyatt. He passed away at Licking Memorial Hospital Feb. 26, 2018.

Prior to retirement, Thomas was an Auditor with the State of Ohio for many years. He was an avid reader and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include a son, Curtis Hyatt; twin brother, Jerald Hyatt; sister, Alyce (Jim) Poland; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Lynne Warner and Lynda Smith; and former wife, Norma McCune.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Thomas to the Alzheimer’s Association of Central Ohio, 1379 Dublin Rd., Columbus, OH 43215.

Visit to share a special memory about Thomas or to sign an online guest book.

Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service is honored to care for Thomas and his family.


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