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 Barbara “Bobbie” <I>Manning</I> Tyler

Barbara “Bobbie” Manning Tyler

Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Death 23 Jan 2012 (aged 85)
Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 101520080 · View Source
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Barbara "Bobbie" (Manning) Tyler, 85, of Wethersfield, loving wife of the late Lawrence E. Tyler, passed away peacefully on Monday (January 23, 2012).

Born on August 30, 1926 in Windsor, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Anna (Collins) Manning and lived most of her life in Wethersfield. Barbara was employed at Travelers for 34 years, retiring in 1988.

She was an avid UConn basketball and Boston Red Sox fan and she enjoyed playing games, especially cards and Scrabble. Her greatest joy came from spending time with her family, especially her beloved granddaughters, and vacationing at the Old Lyme beaches.

She is survived by her son, Thomas Tyler and his wife Mary of Wethersfield; her daughter, Linda Collins of Wethersfield; her granddaughters, Amy Tyler of Manhattan, NY and Lauren Tyler of Wethersfield; her sister, Irene Ciparelli of East Hartford; brother-in-law, Arthur Tyler of Kensington; two nephews, Peter Ciparelli of Colchester and Larry Flibbert of Hampton Beach, NH; two nieces, Nancy Eadington of Grass Valley, CA and Maryann Meade of Mansfield and her lifelong friends, Leona Griswold and Faith and Jean O'Keefe, all of Wethersfield, as well as several extended family members and friends. She was predeceased by her sister, Lillian Flibbert.

Funeral services will leave Thursday at 9:15 a.m. from the D'Esopo Funeral Chapel, 277 Folly Brook Blvd., Wethersfield for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in Corpus Christi Church, Wethersfield. Burial will follow in Village Cemetery, Wethersfield. Calling hours are Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral chapel. Donations in Barbara's memory may be made to Corpus Christi Church, 601 Silas Deane Hwy., Wethersfield, CT 06109 or the American Heart Association-CT Chapter, 5 Brookside Drive, P.O. Box 5022, Wallingford, CT 06492. For online expression of sympathy to the family, please visit Published in The Hartford Courant on January 24, 2012

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  • Created by: Ms. Clyde
  • Added: 30 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101520080
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara “Bobbie” Manning Tyler (30 Aug 1926–23 Jan 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101520080, citing Wethersfield Village Cemetery, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Ms. Clyde (contributor 46994776) .