Memorial Service: Edward Hyde

Please join us in remembering and saying prayers for our dear friend Edward Hyde, a devoted student of Gyume Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa.

Date: Wednesday, November 4, 2009
Time: 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: 7802 Appledore Court, Falls Church, VA


Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche’s Center, Do Ngak Khun Phen Ling, will also be doing prayers for Edward Wednesday night.

Here is the official obituary from the local Delaware newspaper:


Edward Robert Hyde, Jr.

Age 56 of Wilmington and formerly of San Francisco , CA died at Wednesday October 28, 2009 at the home of his sister.

Ed attended Saint Edmond’s Academy followed by Archmere Academy and graduated with the class of 1971. He then attended Purdue University where he earned a B.S. in Physics. Ed also earned an Bioengineering/Bi-ology from the University of Illinois-ChampagneUrbana, and an M.D. from Northwestern University . He completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at the University of California at San Francisco . Ed was an accomplished orthopedic surgeon, with over 16 years experience in private practice. He was formerly on the medical staff of Stanford University Medical Center . Dr. Hyde was also a design engineer and an inventor with a portfolio of advanced technology orthopedic medical device patents. He was an avid outdoors man and particularly enjoyed fly fishing; Ed was also deeply interested in martial arts and poetry.

Ed was predeceased by his parents Edward R. Hyde Sr. in 2005 and Margaret O’Neal Hyde in 2008. He is survived by his sister, Karen Hyde Evans, her husband Merrill, their children Michael and Patrick; his sister Melinda Hyde Girardi and her children Tommy and Meggie.

A memorial service will be held at 7:00 pm on Wednesday November 4, 2009 at CHANDLER FUNERAL HOME, 2506 Concord Pike, Wilmington where friends may call beginning at 6:00 pm. Burial will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family has suggested donations to be made to Nemours DuPont Children’s Hospital, 1600 Rockland Road , Wilmington , DE 19803 or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place , Memphis , TN 38105 .


[published 10/31/2009]


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