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Edward Lewis Tyllia
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“My mother just called and read Ed's obituary to me over the phone. She remembers talking to him on parent nights at SGS. I remember discovering in...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Jean B - Brownsville, OR

“What a beautifully written tribute to wonderful man. His life was a gift to thousands of students and fellow educators. He was an inspiration and...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Heather Audel-Neal - Spokane, WA

“I just saw the obituary in the paper! I can't believe that Ed has passed. I remember all the overnights I spent at the Tyllia household hanging out...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Kerry Day - Spokane, WA

“Sad to hear of Ed's passing. He was a great mentor and colleague. Our thoughts are with the Tyllia family.Robin and Kelli Crain ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Thank you Ed. You were the most patient, knowledgeable, understanding, witty coach and teacher. Thinking about the time I was able to spend on your...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Cheréa Davis Steele - UT

“Missing you dear brother in law, you were so good with my sister. Love you forever. Berta ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Roberta Jackson - Norris, MT

“Thinking of you all, this is such a shock. Keeping you in prayer. Anna Olson Grass ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Anna Olson Grass - Fleming Island, FL

“Mary, kindly accept my greatest sympathy for your loss. This cannot have been easy for you. M. Williamson ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

Cusick High School graduation photo “I went to high school with Ed, but unfortunately lost touch with him. He was always fun to be around, smart, witty, and energetic. I am touched to...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Ed Murphy - Tigard, OR

Edward was born on August 26, 1950 and passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2016.

Edward was a resident of Spokane, Washington at the time of passing.

Ed graduated as Valedictorian from Cusick High School in 1968. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Gonzaga University in 1972 and his Master of Science degree in Organic Chemistry from the University of Oregon in 1974.

Edward was married to Mary.

There will be a Rosary Friday Oct 14 at 6 pm at St. Thomas More Parish 505 W. St. Thomas More Way Spokane; and funeral services at the same location on Saturday Oct 15 at 11 am.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association .

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