Dolores TylerName: Dolores Tyler
Date of Death: September 10, 2013
Age at death: 84
Dolores Jeanne Tyler, "Geri", 84, Bradenton, passed away Sept. 10, 2013, Geri was born on Feb. 15, 1929 in St. Croix Falls, WI to the late John & Jeanne (Bonneprise) Fitzgerald. She worked as a computer operator for Freeman Shoe Company in Beloit, WI and moved to Bradenton in 1984. Locally she was co-founder/owner of Tyler's Ice Cream and was member of the St. Bernard Catholic Church in Holmes Beach, member and local news editor of the Manatee P.C. Users Group, tutored many in computer sciences, and did computer based arts and crafts.
Geri was predeceased by her sister, Leah Zimmerman, and is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, Commissioner Larry C. Tyler, Jr, West Manatee Fire District, four sons; Mark (Sue) Barton of Eau Claire, WI, Lonnie J. (Karla) Barton of Waunakee, WI, Paul (Kimberly) Aumann of Two Rivers, WI, Michael (Jenny) Tyler, Roscoe, IL, daughter, Shannon Rasmussen of Winter Haven, FL, brother, Patrick (Shirley) Hedrington of La Porte City, IA, sister, Anita Riphahn of Fox Lake,WI, twelve grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and many extended family members and friends.
A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 at St. Bernard Catholic Church, Holmes Beach.
The family request that in lieu of flowers that memorials be made to the Alzheimer's Association in her memory. Condolences for the family may be made online at www.shannonfuneralhomes.com.