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Nathan Duane Tyler
Mar 31, 2013 - Staff
Nathan Duane "Nat" Tyler died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at his home in Riverton. He was 75.
Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at the Rendezvous Church of Christ, 39 Gas Hills Road, with the Rev. Ed Murray officiating.
Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery with military honors. Viewing is from 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 1, at the Davis Funeral Home in Riverton.
Nathan Duane Tyler was born Feb. 7, 1938, in Salt Lake City, the son of Clarence W. and Shirley I. (Park) Tyler.
He served in the Army from 1954 until 1957 and was stationed in Korea. After he was honorably discharged, he worked as an underground miner in Wyoming, Mont-ana, Colorado and Nevada.
He married Beverly Ann Tyler on Dec. 20, 1996, in Nevada.
Mr. Tyler was a member of the Masonic Lodge and was a lifetime member of the VFW. His family said he enjoyed working in his yard and kept it beautiful. He also enjoyed gambling at the casino, eating at Svilars, and family time.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly Ann Tyler of Riverton; eight children; stepsons Glen Alen Davis of Arizona and Garland Wilson of Riverton; stepdaughter Rita Whitesell and her companion Guy Faris of Riverton; brother Robert D. Tyler of Riverton; sisters Darlene Fallis and her husband Buford of Montana, Rita M. Hamel and her husband Ron of Montana, and Rose S. Sharp and her husband Randy of Montana; numerous grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son Scott Duane Tyler; and brother Charles Tyler.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Riverton Masonic Lodge No. 26 A.F.&A.M. or to the Help for Health Hospice Home in care of Davis Funeral Home.
Arrangements are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home of Riverton (www.thedavisfuneralhome.com).