Private family services for Larry Tyler, age 77, of Creighton will be held. Reverend Cathy Cole will officiate.
Visitation, without family present, will be Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.
Social distancing guidelines will be followed. Masks are suggested.
Larry died Saturday, October 17, 2020, at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk, Nebraska.
Larry Elwin Tyler, son of Elwin and Helen (Hoferer) Tyler, was born May 26, 1943, in Creighton, Nebraska. He graduated from Creighton High School in 1961. On August 8, 1964, Larry was united in marriage to Donna Schlote. They were blessed with two sons, Barry and Cory.
Larry drove truck for Tyler trucking for over 50 years hauling livestock and grain in the Creighton area. He was a member of Faith United Church in Creighton.
Larry is survived by his wife, Donna of Creighton; sons, Barry (Tracy) Tyler of Creighton and Cory (Carol) Tyler of Creighton; grandchildren, Derek, Kayla, Travis, Cameron, and Anna Tyler; sister, Pat (Dr. Mylon) Filkins of Bakersfield, California; brothers-in-law, Kenneth Kumm of Bloomfield and Leland Schlote of Creighton; sisters-in-law, Barbara Schlote of Bloomfield and Marilyn Schlote of Norfolk; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elwin and Helen Tyler; mother and father-in-law, Rudolph and Myrtle Schlote; brother-in-law, Dean Schlote; and sisters-in-law, Norma Kumm and Jeanette Schlote.