BREIDING, Olive M. Hyder, 91, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Sunday, December 14, 2008, in Bishop Hodges Continuous Care Center, Wheeling.
Born in Clarington, Ohio, on November 9, 1917, Olive was the daughter of the late Sanford and Ida Mae Clark Hyder.
She was a retired employee of Stone and Thomas Department Store in Wheeling; and was a member of New Life United Methodist Church formerly Thompson United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Island Garden Club; the Island Senior Citizens; United Methodist Women; and the Stone and Thomas 20-Year Club.
In addition to her parents, Olive was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin C. Breiding, in 1997; her brothers, Encil, Sanford, Kenneth, and Okey Hyder; two sisters, Lavinia Hyder and Gertrude Hardman; and her infant son, Donald Lee Breiding.
Surviving are one son, Richard C. Breiding and his wife, Evelyn, of Wheeling; three daughters, Sally Traversa of Wheeling, Judy DiGiandomenico and her husband, Albert, of Moundsville, W.Va., and Mary Lou Volan and her husband, Gary, of Katy, Texas; 11 grandchildren, Rick and Ryan Breiding, Terri Becca, Tracy Easton, Todd DiGiandomenico, Kim Appolloni, Jacque Fisher, Emilio Traversa, Crista Traversa, Erin Ochsner and Colleen Volan; 20 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, on Wednesday, December 17, 2008, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., where services will be held on Thursday, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Keith Forkey officiating.
Interment in Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Life United Methodist Church, 115 S. Broadway St., Wheeling, WV 26003 or Valley Hospice, 132 Peters Run Road, Wheeling, WV 26003 or National Down Syndrome Society, 666 Broadway 8th Floor, New York, NY 10012.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com