Industry veteran Rich Hyde passed away on December 31 after a fall at his residence.

Hyde has held a number of positions in the industry, including as a sales manager with California Glass Distributors in the late 1970s and 1980s. In addition, he has spent time with North Hollywood Glass, ACI Glass Products, Vitro America, Trident Consolidated Industries, Downey FulTrim and Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® to name a few.  

Hyde is survived by his wife and daughters. A memorial services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Anaheim Hills, Calif., on January 22.