Lois Ann Hyde

Lois Ann Hyde, age 80, formerly of 1049 Jefferson Ave., Tyrone and a guest at Epworth Manor died Monday, January 1, 2007 at 11:45 p.m. at the Manor. She was born September 25, 1926 in Birmingham, the daughter of William H. and Helen C. Colbert Reeder. On June 29, 1946 in Tyrone she was married Samuel H. Hyde who preceded her in death February 13, 2005. She is survived by three sons – Reverend Charles L. (Angela) Baughman, Roaring Spring; Terry E. (Jane) Hyde, Tyrone; and Jeffrey L. (Sharon) Hyde, Richfield, CT; four grandchildren – Michelle Rudasill, Terry Douglas Hyde, Aislinn Hyde, and Emma Hyde and three great-grandchildren – Dustin and Skylar Rudasill and MacKenzie Hyde. Also surviving is her former daughter-in-law, Bonnie Baughman of State College. She was the last of her immediate family.
She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, the Gertrude Black Sunday School Class, and the United Methodist Women and had served on the Administrative Council. She had been an active member of the church’s group preparing and serving meals for various church functions. She had been employed in the housekeeping department at the Pennsylvania State University retiring in 1986.
Funeral service for Lois A. Hyde will be Friday, January 5, 2007 at 11 a.m. at the Richard H. Searer Funeral Home Inc. with Reverend Dennis R. Gable presiding. Interment will follow in Blair Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, South Central PA Chapter, Governor’s Plaza South, Bldg. 2, 2001 N. Front Street, Ste. 321 Harrisburg, PA 17102.