RICHARD E. HYDE, age 92 of Bethesda Road, died Thursday at Astoria Place, Barnesville. He was born November 15, 1927 on the family farm near Fairview to the late Earl & Edna Smith Hyde.
He had worked as a Service Engineer for Clark-Volvo Equipment Co. and traveled in 28 different countries. He graduated from Madison High School in 1945. He was a member of the Fairview United Methodist Church and the Historical Construction Equipment Association.
A brother, Fred and sisters, Jessie Howell, Marjorie Rife and Helen Morgan and granddaughter, Rona Williamson preceded him in death.
He married Miriam Dunbar Feb. 14, 1949; She survives along with a daughter, Janice St. Clair of Freeport Route and 2 sons: Michael Hyde of Albuquerque, N.M. and Mitchell ‘Susan’ Hyde of Columbus. Grandchildren: Renee Huff, Kaitlin & Christopher Hyde, 5 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Bond Funeral Home, Londonderry Sunday, January 12, 2020 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Pastor Bob Merritt will officiate at a 1:00 service on Monday, January 13, 2020 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Sunset View Cemetery.
Bond Funeral Home, Londonderry is assisting the family. To share memories with the family, visit the funeral home's web site at www.BondFuneralHome.net, or by calling (740) 658-3673.