Mrytle M. Baynard of Thorndale Mrytle M. Baynard, 88, of Thorndale, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at the Brandywine Hospital. She was the widow of the late Walter Baynard, Sr. who passed away in 1997. Born in Nine Points, she was the daughter of the late Edgar and Ethel (Harrison) Thompson. Mrytle was a member of the Mt. Zion AME Church of Atglen. She was employed at the former Coatesville Hospital in housekeeping. Mrytle is survived by her children, Walter Baynard Jr., husband of Nancy, of Atglen, Mary Baynard, of Thorndale, Edgar Baynard, Sr., husband of Emily, of Atlanta, Ga., Robert Baynard Sr., husband of Velda, of Coatesville, Leroy Baynard, Sr., husband of Geraldine, of Thorndale, David Baynard, of Thorndale and Louis Baynard of Pittsburgh; three brothers and one sister; 15 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by 11 siblings, and Michael Thompson Sr., whom she raised. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Mt. Zion AME Church, 404 Zion Hill Road, Atglen, PA 19310, followed by interment in the Union Hill Cemetery. Viewing from 9 until 11 a.m. at the church. Online condolences can be posted at www.wildefuneralhome.com
. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Wilde Funeral Home of Parkesburg.