Gloria C. Tyler passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 13, 2013. She was born to the late Basilio and Ana Marie Valerio on August 28, 1934. She was preceded in death by her lifelong love of over 50 years, Harvey.|
Family and friends were Gloria's passion and delight. When she made a friend, it was usually for life. She made lifelong friends during her childhood and at her homes in SSF and Vacaville. Her children believe that she was actually a surrogate mother to many boys and girls, men and women. She will live in many people's hearts.
Gloria was apast member of the South San Francisco Tennis Club and currently enjoyed her affiliations with the many clubs and her bowling team in Leisure Town.
Gloria is survived by her brother, Frank Valerio and children Terri Bebo (husband Don); Steven Tyler (wife Karen); Tami Nelsen (husband Rick).
She also leaves behind adoring grandchildren Crystal McIlroy; Nick, Alex and Courtney Tyler; and Joe, Anthony and Cassidy Schabert. Most recently great grandson Baby Schabert.
Gloria will be laid to rest on Friday, March 1st. A Catholic Mass will begin at 11:00 at St. Marys Church in Vacaville (350 Stinson Road) and she will be laid to rest with her Husband Harvey at 1:00 at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery in Dixon (Midway Road). A reception will follow at Leisure Town Hall at 2:00 (100 Sequoia Drive).
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the
Published in San Francisco Chronicle from Feb. 24 to Feb. 25, 2013