Margarita “Margie” Hyde, 73, of Paducah, died Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center.

Born June 10, 1945, in Cebu, Philippines, she was a daughter of the late Cepriano Sanchez and Placeda (Gealon) Sanchez. She was a surgical tech at Western Baptist Hospital for 34 years, was the founder and creative director for the Zerdali Middle Easter Dance troupe. She was a certified Zumba instructor and aquatic Zumba instructor, was a member of F.A.F.A.F., Filipino American Families and Friends of western Kentucky and southern Illinois. She was a member of Daughters of Isabella and St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, where she served as a minister of hospitality.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Pacing Acle; and two brothers, Fredo Sanchez and Tony Sanchez.

Survivors include her husband of 20 years, Larry Hyde; a daughter and son-in-law, Lori Hyde and Shane Banister of Princeton; two grandsons, Logan Oliver and Brycen Shane Banister; three sisters, Bening Angga of Davao City, Philippines, Lita Labajo of Cebu, Philippines, and Minda Dellosa of Davoa City, Philippines; and a brother, Cepriano Sanchez Jr. of Davao City, Philippines.

Funeral mass will be held Saturday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church with Father Bruce McCarty officiating.

Burial will follow in Hickory Cemetery in Eddyville.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 31, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home in Paducah, with prayers at 5 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may be made in teh form of donations to the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, Ky. 42002, or St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 116 S. 6th St., Paducah, Ky. 42001.

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Milner & Orr Funeral Home in Paducah is in charge of arrangements.