Chester Robey Hyland Jr.
November 12, 1927
October 1, 2023 (95 years old)
Traverse City, MI
It is with a heavy heart that we share the news of Chester Robey Hyland Jr.’s passing, which occurred on October 1, 2023, at the remarkable age of 95. Chester, originally from Oak Park, Illinois, peacefully departed from us in Traverse City, Michigan. During this difficult time, we invite family and friends to join us in expressing their condolences on this cherished memorial page, allowing us to gather and remember Chester’s life together.
In commemoration of Chester’s life, a heartfelt graveside service was held on Thursday, October 5th, 2023 at 2:00 PM. Together, we gathered at the serene Grand Traverse Memorial Gardens, located at 3575 Veterans Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684. Surrounded by nature’s embrace, we found solace and shared memories of a life well-lived.
As we honor Chester’s memory and seek comfort in each other’s presence, we find peace in supporting causes dear to his heart. His family graciously requests that, in his memory, you consider directing any memorial contributions to TEAM, The Evangelical Alliance Mission. Donations may be made to their address: PO Box 1683 Carol Stream, IL 60132. By supporting this meaningful organization, we can continue to perpetuate Chester’s legacy of compassionate service and make a positive impact on the lives of others.
Together, let us find solace in cherished memories, share stories of warmth and kindness, and come together as a community to honor Chester’s remarkable journey. May his soul rest in eternal peace.