Virl D. Hyde
Virl D. Hyde, 76, of Bushnell, died at 11:20 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.
He was born May 22, 1933, in Colesburg, Iowa, to John and Audrey (Shurnk) Hyde.
He is survived by two sons, Bill (Carol) Hyde, Bushnell, and Merrill Hyde, Rushville; and one daughter, Elizabeth Clarkson, Bushnell; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two brothers, Donald Hyde, Little York, and Virgil Hyde, Guttenberg, Iowa; and his special friend and companion, Annette Juneman, with whom he made his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and three brothers.
He graduated from Colesburg High School and retired from WIU after over 30 years of service.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28, 2009, at Martin-Hollis Funeral Home, Bushnell, with Pastor Dave Eden officiating.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009, at the funeral home, where friends may call after 2 p.m.
Burial will be at Bushnell Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Bushnell Rescue Squad of the Bushnell Odd Fellows Lodge.