Krivit, Chyrrel ("Chick") Heaton Age 81 of Arden Hills Passed away peacefully surrounded by family and has now rejoined her loving husband, Dr. William Krivit on February 21, 2009. Survived by children: Robert Krivit and his wife Fran; Daniel Krivit and his wife Susan; Michael Krivit and his wife Sue; and Kim Krivit-Chase and her husband Robert; grandchildren: Illyana, Sam, Joe, Jenna, and Willow (the newest addition, who gave "me-ma" many hugs and kisses). Siblings: Velma Stewart and Volma "Bud" Heaton. Chyrrel received her RN degree from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City in 1951. She was a pediatric nurse practitioner (PNP) and helped establish community health clinics such as Pilot City & Freemont Clinics, both in Minneapolis. Chyrrel also helped to establish one of the first PNP training programs in Minnesota. Private family service. Memorial designations may be made to the Minnesota Medical Foundation, William Krivit Lectureship Series (200 Oak St., S.E. Suite 300, Mpls., MN 55455), or a pediatric charity of your choice. 651-631-2727
Published by Pioneer Press on Feb. 22, 2009.