OBITUARY

Floyd Benjamin Tyler Jr.

September 14, 1928September 29, 2018

Floyd Benjamin Tyler, Jr., age 90 of Arlington, passed away on September 29, 2018, at his home with his family at his side. He was born on September 14, 1928, in McKinney, Texas, the son of Floyd Tyler, Sr., and Gerida Rogers.

Floyd proudly served his county in both the US Air Force and later the US Army during Korea. After his service, Floyd worked for Braniff Airlines for 32 years and finished his long career as a security guard. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, telling old stories, and spending time with his family and friends, which were his pride and joy.

Floyd is survived by his daughter Diane Weidmann; grandchildren John Weidmann and wife Sherry, and Casey Weidmann; great grandchildren Damien and Riley, and one expected in the spring. Floyd was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 59 years, Judy, sister Anne Jo Ross, and brother John C. Tyler.

Graveside services and military honors will be at 11:15am on Thursday, October 4 at the Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery.

Services

  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, October 4, 2018

Memories

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Lori Roberts

October 4, 2018

I love You Diane ! My Heart Hurts For Your Heart

Lori Roberts

October 4, 2018

You were such a beautiful soul !!! You have always had a very treasured piece of my Heart !!! I am blessed that you loved me !! My Love Always Lori I Know Ya'll Are Dancing In The Sky !!! Hugs & Kisses To You Both

Linda Olson

October 2, 2018

I will always remember what a wonderfully kind and gentle soul he was...and how much he loved football...and my fruitcake!

Shelva Wood

October 2, 2018

Precious Diane: Lori & Jennifer loved him so much, I never really got to know him, I'M SO VERY SORRY, first your MOM, now him, You must take care of yourself above all things, So very hard to lose someone you love, even harder when it's your parents!! Always know how very much we all love you & truly send all our LOVE .

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY