Edna Yvonne Tyner, 89, Wabash, died at 12:24 p.m. Friday, March 24, 2017 at Miller’s Merry Manor East, Wabash.
She was born April 12, 1927 in Wabash County to Walter S. and Edna Mae (Hawkins) Rinearson.
Edna attended Tidewater Community College in Tidewater, Virginia. She married Robert H. Tyner at the Dora Christian Church in Wabash County on April 11, 1970. Robert preceded her in death on May 20, 1994. Edna retired from General Tire in Wabash after several years. Edna attended the Lagro United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Lagro American Legion Post 248, the Wabash VFW Post 286 Auxiliary and the Wabash Women of the Moose. She enjoyed bowling, playing euchre, bingo and especially shopping.
She is survived by two children, Dixie Adamson,Pittsboro, and Roddy (Jenny) Dias, Wabash; seven grandchildren, Cameron (Andi) Sullivan and Ginger Sullivan, both of Pittsboro, and Janson (Wendy) Sullivan, Wilkerson; Tony Dias, Wabash, Angela Durben, Kokomo, Christopher Dias, Kentucky and Lucian (Toni) Adamson, Pittsboro; seven great grandchildren and ten great-great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her parents and three sisters.
Funeral services will be at 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Terry Adamson officiating. Burial will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, in Marion National Cemetery, Marion. Friends may call between 10:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at the funeral home.
Arrangements are being taken care of by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Home.