Patricia Muench Hyde, 94, of Orlando, passed away peacefully on April 8, 2020. Patricia was predeceased by her husband, John Francis Hyde and her grandson, William Carl Henderson. She is survived by her daughter and son-in law, Susan and Stephen Simon of Orlando; her granddaughter and grandson-in law, Barbara and Damian Colaricci of Orlando; her grandson, Thomas P. Newman of Chesapeake, Virginia; her great-granddaughter, Rosa Colaricci; many nieces and nephews; as well as her twin brother, John P. Muench and his wife, Donna, of Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Patricia and her twin brother were born on December 22, 1925, in Chicago, Illinois, to John Philip Muench and Martha Eberler Muench, but were raised in a small town west of Chicago, Wheaton, Illinois.
Following World War II, Patricia married John and they resided in Wheaton; Jackson, Michigan; Jacksonville, Florida; and ultimately settled in Orlando, Florida in 1964.
Patricia worked in orthodontist and dentist offices her entire professional career. She worked at the Smile Center of Orlando until her retirement.
She loved the beach, playing golf and watching it on television, playing bridge, boating and fishing, and any activities with her family.
Due to the current C19 pandemic, Patricia's funeral will have to be limited to immediate family. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, a donation be made to your favorite charity in her name.