James G. Hyde, age 62 of Schaumburg, Illinois, died on Monday, August 1, 2011 at his home from heart failure. Jim was born the son of Ronald and Honor ( Barrett) Hyde on April 15, 1949 in New Richmond, Wisconsin. He grew up in Hammond, Wisconsin and was a graduate of St. Croix Central High School and attended the University of Wisconsin River Falls. He was a passionate baseball fan memorabilia collector. Jim spent 20 years in Las Vegas, Nevada and the past 13 years in Illinois. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ronald and Honor Hyde. Jim is survived by his siblings, Colleen (Bill) Evenson of Hammond, WI, Bill (Mary) Hyde of Sparta, WI, Jack (Anne) Hyde of Cardiff-by-the-sea, CA, and Mary (Don) Richardson of Menomonie, WI; 9 nieces and nephews. He made many good friends while in Schaumburg, IL. Jim was a free spirit, he will missed by many. Private family services will be held. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Baldwin.