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Lillian May "Lim" Tyler


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Lillian May "Lim" Tyler Obituary
Lillian May Tyler, "Lim", nee Olsen. Born: February 21, 1920. Died: January 10, 2019.Lim was the beloved wife for 65 years of Oliver K. Tyler (d. 2009), loving daughter of Lawrence Edward Olsen and Lillian Carlson Olsen.Lim was the loving mother of Denis J. Tyler (Darla), Christine Predick (Paul), Karen Christianson (Kenneth) and Barbara Huecksteadt (David, deceased). She was the proud grandmother of Danielle Tyler (Jeremy Izzard), Joel Tyler, Katharine Predick (Taliesin Sutton), Daniel Predick (Jasmine Moisides), Erik Christianson, Britta Christianson, Peter Huecksteadt (Kristen), and Elizabeth Huecksteadt. Lim also welcomed her great-grandchildren, Damon Tyler, Minerva Predick-Sutton, Calliope Predick-Sutton, Linus Predick-Sutton and Alexis Dowd. Lillian was preceeded in death by two sisters; Laura Briggs, and Ileane Sundberg and one brother, Lawrence E. Olsen, Jr. She was born in Chicago Lying-In Hospital and raised in Woodlawn, Chicago. Her parents moved the family to Beverly where Lim went to Morgan Park H.S., graduating in 1937. Lim and Ollie met while both were working for United Air Lines. Lim married Oliver King Tyler (d. 2009) on August 21, 1943 in Charlotte, N.C. while Ollie was in flight training for the Army Air Corp. Lim and Ollie raised their children in Hinsdale, IL. Lim had many lifelong friends from her High School Thalia Sorority.Lim had a friendly, happy nature that attracted friends and made her a pleasure to have in company. She was beloved by her caretakers at Church Creek before her death.Interment at Clarendon Hills Cemetery. Memorial service private. Arrangements by Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home, Downer Grove. 630-968-1000 or www.adamswinterfieldsullivan.com
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Jan. 13, 2019
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