Marguerite Mereda Hyde, age 100, formerly of Lowell, passed away
Sunday, November 8, 2015 at Boschway AFC Home in Battle Creek. Marguerite was born October 28, 1915 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to Roy and Mereda (Stapleton) Hobson. She married F. Ervin Hyde, of Virginia, on April 2, 1938 in Toronto. He passed away in 2001 after nearly 63 years of marriage. They lived in North Carolina, New York, Ohio, Illinois and Michigan. Marguerite was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Ervin Hyde, parents, brothers Marvin Hobson and Murray Hobson, and son-in-law Wayne Frahm. She is survived by her children, Lucy Moss of Chicago, IL, Martha Frahm of Battle Creek, MI and Paul (Brenda) Hyde of Palm Coast, FL; six grandchildren, Katie Moss, Steve (Jenny) Moss, David (Alex) Hyde, Alan (Sally) Frahm, Eric Frahm, and Rachel (Jim) Leith; eleven great-grandchildren, Liza and Annie Moss, Cordell, Janelle, Wyatt and Elliott Frahm, Beckett and Whitton Hyde, Christian, Wesley and Jude Leith; and sister-in-law Jean Hobson of Huntsville, Ontario, Canada. Marguerite enjoyed weaving on a large floor loom, sewing and knitting. She was a former member of the Lowell First Congregational Church. A funeral service will be Saturday 11:00 a.m. at the Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson, Lowell MI. Reverend Roger LaWarre officiating. Interment Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to the service at the Chapel. Memorial donations may be made to Bronson at Home Hospice, 5470 Glenn Cross Rd, Battle Creek, MI 49015.