HERMITAGE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Gayle L. Hyde, 75, of Hermitage, Pennsylvania passed away Sunday, September 4, 2022 in her residence after an extended illness.

Gayle was born August 25, 1947 in Sharon, Pennsylvania to Theodore (Metz) Horsman and Clyde Horsman.

Gayle graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and then she received her Master’s Degree in Teaching.

She was a social worker for Children and Youth Services in Allegheny County.

Gayle was a member of New Virginia United Methodist Church and a member of DAR and Eastern Star.

Gayle is survived by her son, Rick Hyde and his wife, Shelly ,of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; a nephew, Tom Reiter of Sharon, Pennsylvania; two grandchildren, Justin and his wife, Shannon and Brenden and his wife, Kayla and three great-grandchildren.

Gayle was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Marie Reiter.

Visitation will be held Friday, September 9, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at John Flynn Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. where a funeral service will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

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A television tribute will air Thursday, September 8 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.