Mr. Robert E. Tyler, 82, of Tovey, Ill. passed from this life at 6:45 a.m. Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, Ill.
He was born in Taylorville, Ill. on September 20, 1937 the son of Jim and Beulah I. (Long) Tyler. Robert married Jeannine Gage and she preceded him in death several years ago.
Mr. Tyler was a member of the Kincaid Church of God. He retired from Mine #10 after many years.
Surviving are three sons: Robert Tyler of Litchfield, Ill., Mike Tyler and Mark Tyler both of Tovey, Ill., along with one sister Shirley Coleman of Belleville, Ill. and one brother Jim Tyler of Taylorville, Ill.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Jeannine.
Visitation for Mr. Tyler will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Masterson Funeral Home, Kincaid, IL. Funeral services will immediately follow with Pastor Jacob Skelton officiating.
Masterson Funeral Home and Cremation Service has been entrusted with his care.