Wendy Dawn Byrd, 53, of Richmond, died Friday, March 12, 2021, at Reid Health.

She was born in New Castle on July 23, 1967 to Duane and Toby (Halstead) Gordon and was a life long resident of Wayne County. She was a member of Whitewater Valley Marine Corps League.

Survivors include her husband, Jerry Byrd; her mother, Toby Gordon; 2 sons, Garrett (Brooke) Byrd and Wyatt Byrd; 2 siblings, Barry (Kelly) Gordon and Tracy (Steve) Richardson; a brother-in law, Ron Byrd; her mother-in law Pat Byrd and several nieces and nephews.

There will be a celebration of Wendy’s life at American Legion Post 333, 615 W. Main St., Hagerstown, from 3 to 7 PM on Saturday, March 27. Private interment will be in West Lawn Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.