Mitchell T. Hyatt

April 9, 1950-Sept. 21, 2013

by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - HyattMitchell T. Hyatt was born on April 9, 1950, in Portland, Oregon, to Milo and Darlene (Portis) Hyatt.

He died at St. James Hospital in Butte, Montana, on September 21, 2013, at the age of 63.

Mitchell was educated in Portland and graduated in 1968. He was in the Army for a period after high school.

He eventually moved to Butte, Montana, where he received training as a nurse and worked at the same hospital where he died. He lived there for 26 years.

While living in Oregon he was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Scappoose.

His interests included playing the guitar, singing and writing music.

He is survived by his mother, Darlene McCarthy; and sister, Irene Lee, both of Scappoose.

A funeral service was held September 25 at the Columbia Funeral Home in St. Helens.

Committal service and interment were at Fairview Cemetery in Scappoose.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Columbia Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 503-397-1154.