Weir Mac Cuish Family Funeral Home

144 Salem Street, Malden, MA 02148

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Philip  "Phil"  D. Hyatt

1943- 2020

   Philip D. Hyatt, of Malden passed away Saturday morning, January 25, 2020 with his loving family at his side, he was 76. Phil was born in Melrose on May 29, 1943, the son of the late Edward & Mary C. (Kelliher) Hyatt.

   A lifelong resident of Malden, he was raised at the top of "the Hill" that is Rockingham Ave. With High Rock serving as his backyard, he developed a love for Malden, especially the Maplewood area. This could be seen through his passion for the history of his beloved hometown.

   Phil also loved antiques and researching them, and loved to travel especially via cruises to warm climates. Above all, he loved spending time with family and sharing our history.
He always had a smile and a story for everyone he met, even throughout his courageous and difficult battle with Glioblastoma.

He is the epitome of unconditional love, and he is profoundly missed.

   He was educated in the Malden School system; he graduated from Malden Vocational High School with the Class of 1961. Phil first worked for Kimbill Machine Shop for 20 years, and then later was employed with General Motors Corporation, working at the Framingham GM plant. He was a tool maker/ machinist and was responsible with keeping the production line machinery working properly. He was first with the Framingham plant until they closed, then was moved to Tarrytown, NY plant and then to Oklahoma City plant.

   Philip was the beloved husband of Helen (Santomango) Hyatt of 55 years. Devoted father of Tina O’Rourke and husband Brian of Newton, NH & Phil D. Hyatt and wife Amanda Joe Dembroski-Hyatt of Hope Dale, OH. Loving brother of Edward Hyatt and wife Donna of AK & Walter Hyatt and wife Elizabeth of Walpole. Philip was the cherished grandfather of Adam & Kevin O’Rourke, Brayden Clark Dembroski & Abigail Joe Dembroski and was a proud uncle of Kevin & Daniel Hyatt.

   Philip’s funeral will be held from the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St., Malden on Friday January 31, 2020 at 7:45AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph’s Church, Malden at 9AM.

   In lieu of flowers contributions in Philip’s memory can be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Interment to follow in Forest Glade Cemetery, Wakefield.

Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours at the funeral home on Thursday, January. 30, 2020 from 4-8PM.

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