Mary S. Liby

March 21, 1944 - September 15, 2013 -

Newberg resident Mary Sue Liby died Sept. 15, 2013, from cancer. She was 69.

She was born March 21, 1944, in Sulpher Springs, Ariz., to Alvin and Lillian Tyler.

For 21 years, she worked as a hostess at the Providence Guest House Center in Portland, retiring in 2011.

Survivors include: ex-husband Ray Liby; daughter Susan Martini; sisters Vernalee Morgan and Betty Bittle, both of Yakima, Wash., Wanda McDonald, of Wichita, Kan., and Joan Lee, of Joplin, Mo.; brothers Billy Tyler, of Missouri, and Carol Tyler, of Yakima; three grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Louella Dunfee and brothers Robert Tyler, Huber Tyler and Tommy Tyler.

Funeral and concluding services were held Sept. 23 in Yakima.

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