Chrystal Tilke, 86, Millersburg

Chrystal F. Tylke, 86, of Millersburg, passed away Monday evening, Dec. 10, 2012, at Majora Lane Care Center, Millersburg, after an extended illness.

She was born March 9, 1926, in South Charleston, W.Va., the daughter of Doy C. and Ada Mable Sergent, and married Edward "Doc" Tylke on Oct. 24, 1947. He survives.

She was a member of Cornerstone Church, and enjoyed, quilting, sewing, making afghans, cooking, working in her garden and teaching Sunday school. She had worked for various places in the Millersburg area.

Surviving in addition to her husband of 65 years, are children, Carol Ann (Gary) Strouse of Millersburg, Janet Kay (Lynn) Crilow of Holmesville and Linda Jo (Kraig) Curren of Killbuck; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and sisters, Elrita Catherine Beaber, Treva Clair Septer and Renavae Wright.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Dana Jean Cullen; and two brothers.

Funeral services were Friday, Dec. 14 at Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg, with pastors David Truit and Pat Weaver officiating. Burial was in Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to American Diabetes Association, Suite 440, 4500 Rockside Road, Independence 44131.

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