October 19th, 1941 - January 6th, 2014-
Madras resident Al Toyer, born in Brunswick New Jersey, passed away at his home with his loving wife, Jean Toyer, beside him. Al was in the U.S. Air Force for 22 years and retired from the Santa Rosa, Calif., postal service after 22 years of employment. Al came out of retirement in 2005 to drive school bus for the Culver School District.
Al is survived by his wife, Jean, of Madras, daughter Tracie Sweet of Winsor, Calif., son William Toyer of Windsor, Calif., four grandchildren and six great grandchildren. His brother Wayne Toyer of Hereforn, Pa., sisters Gail Kulp of Aburndale, Fla., and Clair Wharton of Hereforn Pa. Al was preceded in death by his brother Lee Toyer.
A celebration of life will be held at the Madras Elk's Lodge #2017 on Saturday, Feb. 1, from 4 to 6 pm. In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army in Al Toyer's name.