July 10, 1927 ~ December 27, 2009
Hyman, Richard J. In Scottsdale, AZ, December 27, 2009. Richard Joseph Hyman of Windsor Rd., North Haven. Husband of Suzanne Hagedorn Hyman. Born in New Haven on July 10, 1927, son of the late Isadore and Ruth Perlisky Hyman. Having gone to Hillhouse High School and Hopkins Grammar School, he attended Dartmouth College, Class of 1949. He served in the U.S. Navy. Dick's career was in the financial services industry, starting in 1950 as a registered representative with Gruntal and Company. He moved to Burnham and Company, which became Drexal Burnham Lambert, Inc. serving as a branch manager, NYC head office manager and then Regional Manager before his retirement in 1989. Dick was a member of the New Haven Country Club, The Boulders, (Carefree, AZ) Mishkan Israel Temple in Hamden, and an active Alumnus of Dartmouth College, where he particapated in athletic sponsorship programs for Dartmouth baseball and football. He was a former member of Racebrook Country Club, Woodbridge Country Club and the Quinnipiac Club. Beside his wife of 54 years, he is survived sons: Bob Hyman and his wife Amy of Chappaqua, NY, Jim Hyman and his wife Patricia of Glen Ellyn, IL, Bill Hyman and his wife Debby of Scarsdale, NY. Six Grandchildren; Carrie, Jeff, Emily, Tom, Ali and David Hyman. And a brother Herbert Hyman of Del Ray Beach, FL. He was predeceased by a sister Anne Hyman. A Memorial Service will be held at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden on Friday, January 1, 2010 at 12:30 PM. It is suggested that contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 538 Preston Ave., Meriden, CT 06450 or to a charity of ones choice.