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Vertie May Detrow Tyson
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Birth: May 20, 1896
Mahoning County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1977
Riverside County
California, USA

Tyson Burial this Morning

Memorial services for Verdie May Tyson, 81 were in the First Christian Church of Hemet this morning at 10:30am. Mrs. Tyson died Saturday at a local convalescent hospital. Interment was private. Virgin Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Tyson came to California 18 years ago and moved to Hemet in 1963. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Hemet.

Survivors incluse her son Robert Tyson of Salem, Ohio; a stepson Glen H Blosser of Blasdell, NY; a step daughter Bernice Wakefield of Orrville, Ohio and a cousin Effie Martin of Youngstown, Ohio.

Virtie Mae Detrow married Frank Tyson May 20, 1924. Virtie was Frank's 3rd wife.

Frank Tyson was born to Jacob Tyson & Lovina Bloom

He first married Dora May Brown August 1, 1901, she was the daughter of Charles Edward Brown & Barbara McAffee. She died September 8, 1907 - 8 days after her 4 day old son died. She was in failing health for over a year or more. Dora & Frank had 3 children;

Gladis Leona Tyson (1904-1904)
Bernice Nettie Tyson Gavin Wakefield (1905-1989)
Baby Boy Tyson - born Aug 27, 1907 died Aug 31, 1907

Frank then married Nellie A Blosser April 3, 1909, She was the daughter of Henry Blosser & Mary Detwiler. Nellie died December 4, 1913 as a result of an explosion.

Frank & Nellie had 1 child

Galen H Tyson born November 27, 1912 - after the death of his mother Galen went to live with his maternal grandparents - Henry & Mary Blosser. I believe his name was legally changed to Galen H Blosser.

Frank married Virtie May 20, 1924, she was the daughter of
John H Detrow & Barbara Martin

They had 1 child together which was my grandfather Robert LeRoy Tyson

Family links: 
  John Harrold Detrow (1867 - 1924)
  Barbara Elma Martin Detrow (1874 - 1923)
  Frank G Tyson (1880 - 1957)
  Robert Leroy Tyson (1927 - 1994)*
  George I. Detrow (____ - 1892)*
  Walter Harrison Detrow (1893 - 1918)*
  Vertie May Detrow Tyson (1896 - 1977)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Susan Bennett
Record added: Jan 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103656263
Vertie May <i>Detrow</i> Tyson
Added by: Susan Bennett
Vertie May <i>Detrow</i> Tyson
Added by: Susan Bennett
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For my Great Grandmother
- Susan Bennett
 Added: Jan. 16, 2013

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