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Anne Tyler Stuckey  

Died peacefully on September 17, 2017 in Arlington, VA at the age of 92, surrounded by her family. Anne was born on October 28, 1924 in Washington, DC. to Louise Pitney Smith and Edward Moon Tyler.
Anne worked at Buckingham Studio in Arlington, VA, where she met photographer Lynn Stuckey, who she married in 1944. Together they opened Stuckey Studio, which flourished in the Northern Virginia area. Anne later enjoyed working as a switchboard operator at Northern Virginia Doctor's Hospital. She was also an active volunteer of the Idylwood Presbyterian Church in Falls Church and the Virginia Hospital Center Auxiliary in Arlington. Above all else, she was very passionate and dedicated to her family and friends.
Anne is survived by her daughters, Elaine Gibson of North Potomac, MD and Deborah Kurylo of Falls Church, VA., five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Lynn Stuckey and her sister Francis Tabler.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 22 at Murphy Funeral Home in Arlington, VA. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. with the service afterwards at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Columbia Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in memory of Anne T. Stuckey to: Idylwood Presbyterian Church, 7617 Idylwood Road, Falls Church, VA 22043. Online condolences may be made at:

Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 20, 2017
Arrangements under the direction of:
Murphy Funeral Homes
4510 Wilson Boulevard | Arlington, VA 22203 | (703) 920-4800
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