Carol B. Tyner

January 19, 2012  

LOWVILLE, N.Y.  —  Carol Beverly Lewis Tyner, 86, formerly of Lowville, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, in Georgia under the care of hospice and her daughters.

Jan. 13, 1926, in Syracuse, the daughter of the late Leroy and Helena Mae Chapman Lewis, she graduated from high school in Syracuse.   

She married Harold S. Tyner Jr. on June 17, 1945, in Lake Placid. The couple then resided on Jefferson Street in Lowville. The couple had four children and started their own clothing business.  

They were members of the Lowville United Methodist Church. 

After living in various states, the couple returned to West State St. in Lowville, where Carol worked for Drs. Ocampo and Domingo, OB/GYN, as their office manager. Mr. Tyner died Oct. 15, 1987. 

Surviving are her two daughters, Debra and Paul Olander, Decatur, Ga., and Shirley and Dean Ramos, Longmont, Colo.; two daughters-in-law,  Betty Pine, Sodus Point, and  Mary Ellen Tyner, Lowville. Mrs. Tyner was also blessed with 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. 

Two sons, Gary L. Tyner and Barry W. Tyner, as well as a grandson, Patrick C. Hoffman, all died before her.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Feb. 11, at the Lowville United Methodist Church with Rev. Beth O’Neal, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the spring in Beaches Bridge Cemetery. There will be no calling hours.  

Memorials in Carol’s name may be made to: Lewis County Hospital Foundation, Boston Children’s Hospital, the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society. 

Condolences may be made to the online guest book at

Information provided by Sundquist Funeral Home of Lowville and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.