Jan. 11, 1930-Jan. 24, 2013
Resident of San Jose
Ron Hyde, 83, passed away peacefully with his family at his side. Ron was born in Medford, MA where he spent most of his first 25 years. He served in the Air Force and was honorably discharged in 1954. He moved to California in 1955 and worked 40 years at United Airlines. Ron and his wife, Margaret, were married for 56 years, and knew each other for 65 years. They raised their two sons in Sunnyvale, CA before moving to the Silver Creek Valley Country Club community for the past 16 years. Ron is the son of Ron Hyde Sr. and Mary Hyde of Medford, MA. He is survived by wife, Margaret, of San Jose, son, Ron Hyde lll, of Rocklin, CA, daughter-in-law, Kelly, and his grandchildren Dominic, Alexandra and Jack. He is also survived by son, Leonard, of Corinth, TX, daughter-in-law, Shannon and his grandchildren, Christian and Zachary. Additionally, he is survived by brothers John and Breme and preceded in death by sister, Anna.
Ron was a kind, warm, strong and humble man with movie-star looks that lit up a room with his smile and calming demeanor. He loved his Giants. A's, 49ers and Sharks and was unmatched as a loving husband and father.
Services will be held at St. Francis of Assisi in San Jose at 11:30am on Saturday February, 16, 2013. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the