Robert Joseph Hysan
Robert Joseph Hysan
  • September 23, 1949 - June 4, 2017
  • Maryland

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Hysan, Robert Joseph, 67, of Bowie MD, passed suddenly at his home on June 4, 2017. Robert was born on September 23, 1949 in Washington DC to Joseph Robert Hysan and the late Virginia Louise Cummings Hysan, their youngest child. Robert received his education at the University of Maryland, with a degree in History. He worked as a teacher's aide for the Chapel Forge Early Childhood Center. He enjoyed collecting coins, sports cards, and watching sports, his favorite teams being the Senators, Redskins, Nationals, Baysox, Orioles, and the Capitals.

Robert is survived by his wife, Carolyn M. Hysan, children, Scotty and Kelly Klein, father, Joseph Hysan, sister, Geraldine Ritzel (Peter), nieces, Krista Cole (Troy), Kim Richmond (Mike), Pamela Jett (LJ) and Brandy Robinson, nephews, James Byrd (Madelyn), Timothy Byrd (Julia), Andrew Donaty (Erin), Joseph Byrd (Julia), David Dawson (Shelly), Wayne Robinson, Steve Wright, and John Wright (Tina), father-in-law, Henry Dawson, Brothers in law, TS Wright (Lynn), Frank J. Donaty, Jr., sisters-in-law, Wanda Wilson (Bud), Stacey Dawson. He is also survived by 9+ grandchildren, 6+ great grandchildren, as well as many great nieces and nephews. Robert was preceded in death by his mother, Virginia Louise Cummings Hysan, sister, Sandy Donaty, and daughter Jeanie Klein and brother in law R. James Byrd.

Family invites friends to a visitation on Friday, June 16 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the Robert E. Evans Funeral Home 16000 Annapolis Rd, Bowie, where services will follow in the Chapel on Saturday, June 17th at 11:00 AM. Interment following services in Fort Lincoln Cemetery.

Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to either
Sandy Donaty Yellow Rose Charity for Arthritis, 6507 Facchina Lane, Glenn Dale, MD 20769
St Jude Children Hospital: 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

Arrangements under the direction of Robert E. Evans Funeral Home, Bowie, MD.