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2011-09-01 / Obituaries


Etura Hasty Tyler, 97, of Lansdale, Pa. died Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at Abington Health– Lansdale Hospital. She was born August 1, 1914 in Dixons Mills to the late Archie C. and Ola M. (Fontaine) Hasty.

Mrs. Tyler was a member of Bethel Hill United Methodist Church in Lansdale, Pa. Her favorite hobby was playing Bingo, but her life truly revolved around her family. A dedicated and caring homemaker, she cherished the time spent with her daughter, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011 at Huff & Lakjer Funeral Home in Lansdale, Pa. Interment was at Whitemarsh Memorial Park in Ambler, Pa.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. Tyler, who died October 3, 1983 and sister, Peggy Dozier.

Surviving is her daughter, Wanda (Fran) Costello of Hatfield, Pa.; sister, Louise Lewis of Kentucky; two grandchildren, Michael (Kristin) Costello of North Wales, Pa. and Mary Costello of Lansdale, Pa.; two greatgrandchildren, Kayleigh Costello and Aislynn Costello.

Huff & Lakjer Funeral Home in Lansdale directed.

As of Jan. 1, 2009, The Times began charging a $20 insertion fee for all obituaries and that are processed through funeral homes placing the obituaries.

The obituaries are $10 each if placed in two or all three of the county newspapers (The Thomasville Times, The Clarke County Democrat and The South Alabamian). Photographs of the deceased and U.S. flag art denoting military service can be added for an additional fee of $5.

The newspapers will continue to publish brief death notices at no charge, giving the name, age, date of death and hometown of the deceased, immediate survivors (spouse and children only) and the place of the funeral and of burial. Other survivors, funeral ministers, pallbearers and other information on the deceased will be confined to paid obituaries.

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