Caryl Anice Van Hyfte
Caryl Anice Van Hyfte
  • May 1, 1938 - August 29, 2014
  • Illinois

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Caryl A. Van Hyfte, 76, of Rock Island passed away Friday, August 29, 2014 at Trinity Medical Center Rock Island. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Rock Island Memorial Park. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at Hodgson Funeral Home in Rock Island, IL. Memorials may be made to the family.
Caryl was born May 1, 1938 in Paris, IL to Clifford & Hila (Edwards) Hardy. She was united in marriage to Leonard L. Van Hyfte on April 29, 1961 in Las Vegas, NV. He preceded her in death on September 4, 2009.
Caryl was a member of Heritage Wesleyan Church, Rock Island, IL where she was active in the Heart Strings women's group. She enjoyed singing in the Friendship Manor chorus and volunteering for committees, playing cards, & visiting with many friends in the Friendship Manor/Silver Cross community. She was previously a long-time member and volunteer of Memorial Christian Church, Rock Island. She was endeared by all who met her and loved and cared for everyone she knew especially her family, extended family and church friends.
Survivors include 2 daughters Cheryl (Dennis)Bennett, Rock Island, IL & Barbara (Darin Estell) Van Hyfte, Bettendorf, IA; son, James Van Hyfte, Davenport, IA; step daughter Mary Ellen Daniel-Morgan and step son Michael (Lynn) Van Hyfte, Kewanee, IL; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; brother Everett (Marilyn) Hardy, Ft. Wayne, IN; 4 nieces and 5 cousins and all their families.