Dr. Wallace Edward Tyner
March 21, 1945 - August 17, 2019
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Wallace Edward Tyner (Wally) was born in the East Texas town of Orange on March 21, 1945. He grew up the oldest of four brothers (Jerry, Richard, and Rob) in Athens, TX where his family owned and operated a small grocery store. After receiving his B.S. degree in chemistry from Texas Christian University, Wally joined…

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Linda Monahan left a message on September 3, 2019:
Jean, I am so sorry to hear of Wally's passing. What a tremendous loss for you and the boys! You had a lifetime of rich memories and adventures with him, and he with you. I pray for God's most tender and fulfilling comfort for you. You are precious! Linda (Bottomley) Monahan
Milton Roggenkamp, M.D. and Family left a message on August 26, 2019:
Jean, please accept our condolences for your loss. I appreciated Wally translating some letters received by us, written in French, for Ruth and I in 1989, a very neighborly gesture.
Kathy Heaphy left a message on August 25, 2019:
Hi Jean and family, I worked with Wally in Ag Econ at Purdue for 3 years in 1990-93. I was a technical writer and editor and worked with Wally on the department's newsletter. I also worked with 2 other professors, but I remember Wally as always available and helpful when I needed to talk to him about a project. I wish you all peace and strength. Remember that his love will always be with you. You're all in my thoughts and prayers as you walk through this passage. May God bless you! Kathy Heaphy
Karen Mullen left a message on August 25, 2019:
My prayers and thoughts are with your family. Your father and husband was an outstanding man.
Sue Bergstrom left a message on August 25, 2019:
Dear Jean and family, Please know that you have been in my thoughts and prayers all this past week. What a sad and tragic loss for you in the passing of Wally. You had such a treasure in him and he in you. I will continue to pray that God will give you strength and comfort as you grieve this loss. Much love, Sue Bergstrom
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