Lauretta Maxine Hyatt

Lauretta Maxine Hyatt

Hyattville, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA
Death 6 Mar 2009 (aged 81)
Worland, Washakie County, Wyoming, USA
Burial Worland, Washakie County, Wyoming, USA
Memorial ID 39586412 · View Source
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Married: GEORGE H. TENCICH, New York

Five children

Lauretta Maxinne Hyatt
WORLAND – Former Hyattville resident Lauretta Maxinne Hyatt, 81, died Monday, March 16, 2009 at Worland Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center where she had resided for several years.

She was born on Nov. 6, 1927 on the family ranch near Hyattville, a daughter of Samuel Calhoun and Lauretta Rouene (Gapen) Hyatt. Maxinne was raised and schooled at Hyattville and graduated from Washakie County High School in Worland in 1945.

Maxinne studied art under Robert Lindneux in Denver, Colo. and in New York City. She met her future husband George H. Tencich in Denver and they were married in New York. The couple had five children. They later divorced.

She worked as an artist and owned her own gallery Maxi's Boutique in Worland. She had worked as a sale representative for western artist Harry Jackson and was a Mary Kay Cosmetics sales representative. She also helped with the family ranching operation in Hyattville.

Her hobbies included painting, riding horses, and gardening. She was a member of the Wyoming Stockgrowers Assn., the Cowbelles and the Order of The Eastern Star.

She was preceded in death by her daughter Sherry Tencich, her parents and her brothers Eugene Hyatt, Wesley Hyatt and Milton Hyatt. Maxinne is survived by her son Stephen G. Tencich of Boise, Idaho, her daughters Lauretta G. Ovsevitz of Tucson, Ariz., Toni (Scott) Wickard of Gering, Neb. and Marie (Jeff) Castagna of Green River, her sister Veda Clevett of Thermopolis, her grandchildren Candace Johnston and Kelci Wittkop, Lindsey and Brad Tencich, Katy and Lauren Ovsevitz and Rene and Robyn Meeks and her great- grandchildren Bradlei, Tai and Diem Johnston.

A memorial service and celebration of her life will be held this summer at the Hyattville Community Center. Following a family viewing, cremation will take place and the ashes will be buried in the family plot in Riverview Cemetery in Worland. Memorials may be made to the Hyattville Community Center, P. O. Box 41, Hyattville, Wyo. 82428. Veile Mortuary is entrusted with the arrangement

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  • Added: 18 Jul 2009
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