Patsy, Patricia Rose Tyler, was born July 26th 1940 in Oklahoma City. She quietly transitioned the
morning of July 21 st In Boulder Community Hospital. She lived a full and vibrant life that
contrasted with the life-long debilitating effects from Polio that started when she was 10. She
leaves her brother Stan and acres of claimed family/friends. Claimed, in the sense of - if you
were claimed as a friend you were in her family.
She grew up in Guymon Oklahoma, daughter of Pat and Oliver Tyler, graduated from Guymon
HS at the top of her class. She graduated from The University of Oklahoma with both her
Undergraduate and Masters degrees. After 2 years working for Ohio State University she spent
the rest of her career working in the Housing department of Colorado University In Boulder.
Her interests included travel, local theater and turning every neighborhood she lived in into
close communities of friendship, generosity and fun.
There with be two Celebrations of Life services, one in Guymon on September 28 th at 11:00 at
Elmhurst Cemetery followed by a gathering at the First Presbyterian Church’s Fellowship Hall
for her family and friends. Another celebration will take place in Boulder, the date to be
Flowers will be appreciated but an alternative way of honoring Patsy will be contributions to
Guymon’s Presbyterian Discovery Academy school. fpcguymon.com
Friends may sign the guest book or leave an online condolence at www.hensonnovak.com.
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