Born 7-2-1930 -- Died 11-28-2003
Vera A. Tycoliz, 73, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 28, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born July 2, 1930, in New York City, she was the daughter of John and Mary Miller Pyzow.
She married William Tycoliz on April 26, 1948, at First Presbyterian Church in Baltimore, Md. A loving wife and mother, she was an excellent cook; a very creative person who enjoyed reading, gardening, ceramics, and loved animals. She and William moved to Cherokee Village from Port St. Lucie, Fla. in December of 1999.
Survivors include her husband William of the home; three daughters -- Mary Ann Dakin of Memphis, Tenn., and Deborha T. Campbell and husband, Murdoch, of Waterford, Mich.; a son, William Tycoliz Jr. and wife, Alison, of Key West, Fla.; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters -- Irene Tocci and Rosie Jamison; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers and a sister.
Vera was of the Russian Orthodox faith and the family would like to thank Father Stan Swiderski of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church for his spiritual assistance in this difficult time.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Donations may be made to the Lupus Foundation. The family was assisted by Roller Funeral Home of Mountain Home, Ark.