Guy E. Tyler

November 18, 1950 ~ January 3, 2021 (age 70)


Guy E. Tyler, age 70, of Canton, IL, formerly of Evansville, IN, passed away at 12:20 p.m. on Sunday, January 3, 2021, at Sunset Manor in Canton, IL.

Guy was born November 18, 1950, in Evansville, IN to John H. and Miranda (Carney) Tyler. He attended Central High School and retired from Escalade Sports in 2015 after working as a lift truck operator or 42 years. Guy enjoyed hunting, fishing, NASCAR, and watching football.

Guy is survived by his daughter, Rebecca Steele (Brandan); sisters, Norma Sue Guinn (Don), Linda Galloway (James), and Brenda Arans (Arlyn); brother, John Tyler (Beverly); grandchildren, Nicholas Tuner, Cole Hammers, RaeLee Wilson, Sierra Steele, and Shyann Steele; step grandchildren, Victoria Crack and Jennifer Crack; and great grandchildren, Calista Turner, Chase Turner, and Ansley Adcock.

Guy was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 16 years, Mary Ann (Jarboe) Tyler, who passed away in 2001; sister, Winnie Sadivey; brother, Russell Tyler; niece, Theresa Schultz; and nephew, Jay Tyler.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, January 7, 2020, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville. A Live Stream will be available beginning twenty minutes prior to the service time. Please visit, select your loved one’s obituary, scroll to the bottom of the page, and click Live Stream. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Newburgh, IN. 

Friends may visit from 11:00 a.m. until service time, January 7, 2020, at BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Riley Children’s Hospital at 705 Riley Hospital Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202

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January 7, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Boone Funera Home - East Chapel, Washington Avenue

Funeral Service
January 7, 2021

1:00 PM
Boone Funeral Hqnje East Chapel, Parklawn Mausoleum

Video is available for this event

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