The Edmond Sun

November 4, 2013

Janet Tyler


EDMOND —     Janet Tyler, 76, of Edmond, Okla. was called to heaven by God on October 31, 2013.  Born in West Elizabeth, Pa., she was named Janet Elaine White and grew up in Elizabeth.

    Janet moved to Tulsa, Okla. after marrying at age 18.  After a few years in Stillwater, Okla. she moved to Albuquerque, N.M. in 1965. It was there that Janet attended the University of New Mexico and received a BS in Nursing.  Most of her career as a registered nurse was with the Albuquerque Public School system.  She retired in 1991, moving to Edmond, Okla.

    Janet’s life was spent as a caring and giving friend to many people. She was a faithful Christian worshiping at the Memorial Road Church of Christ in Edmond.  She loved taking her children and grandchildren on special trips and organizing family reunions.  She also loved shopping!

    Janet was preceded in death by her parents, Wilbert and Janet White; siblings Thelma Pascoe, Rita Pesognelli and Wilbert White. 

    She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Lynn Tyler, Sr.; children, Lynn Tyler Jr. (wife Terry Tyler), Pamela Ann Hartnett (husband George Hartnett), and Thomas Richard Tyler; sister, Dolores Styers; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews

She will be missed by all.

    Services are 11 a.m. Friday November 8, 2013 at Memorial Road Church of Christ.

    Services are under the direction of Matthews Funeral Home, Edmond.