Frederick George Hyde, Sr., 76, a 45-year resident of the Pasadena area, died February 11 at his son's home in Pennsylvania of natural causes after a thirteen year illness. He was born on February 2, 1937, in Baltimore, to the late Dorothy and George Hyde. After graduating from Glen Burnie High School, he continued his education in the U.S. Coast Guard, serving from 1956 until 1962. After the service, he worked as a firefighter for the Baltimore City Fire Department for 34 years. He was a member of the American Legion and the Riviera Beach Volunteer Fire Company. He enjoyed working for the fire department and was a Baltimore Ravens fan. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his son Frederick George Hyde, Jr. He is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years: Lillian B. Hyde; son, Kenneth Hyde; daughter, Cheryl Barnett and her husband Mike; three grandson, Kenneth Hyde, Jr. and his wife Kelly, James McCartin, III and his wife Kaitlin, and Brady McCartin; four granddaughters: Kelly McCartin and her husband Patrick Mooney, Stephanie McCullough and her husband Nick, Sarah Hyde and her husband Jonathan Atkinson, and Kendra Lillian Hyde; three step grandchildren: Chris, Amy, and Alex Barnett; and six great-grandchildren, Ryleigh, Logan, Landon, Brian, Sophia, and Gavin. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, at the Gregory J. Gonce Funeral Home, PA, 169 Riviera Drive, Pasadena. His family invites friends to visit from 7 to 9 p.m., Wednesday and 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home. Feel free to express your condolences online at gjgoncefuneralhome.com
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Published in the Maryland Gazette on Feb. 13, 2013