Tiffany Joy Paige Tynes
Tiffany Joy Paige Tynes, 27, of Seattle, died Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the University of Washington Medical Center, after a lifelong battle with Battens Disease.
Tiffany was born in Seattle on October 13, 1990, the adopted daughter of Linda and Reidar Tynes.
Tiffany attended many public schools in Seattle, culminating at Ingraham High School in 2012. She always wanted to contribute in voice and action. Tiffany talked a mile a minute and held positions at both the Washington Talking Book & Braille Library, and the Helene Madison Pool.
Full of life, Tiffany was always active and carried a huge smile. She loved reading books, talking to friends, creating artwork, listening to music, swimming and, at a young age, playing sports. Tiffany was loved by all who met her, with her positive attitude and optimism brightening any room. She exemplified the strength of the human spirit.
Tiffany is survived by her father, Reidar Tynes and her brother Keven Tynes both of Seattle, Washington and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Tiffany was preceded in death by her mother, Linda Tynes of Seattle, Washington.
A memorial service will be held at the First Lutheran Church at 18354 8th Ave NW, Shoreline, Washington on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 11:00 AM.
Remembrances may be made to the Batten Disease Support and Research Association at bdsra.org
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Published by The Seattle Times from Feb. 16 to Feb. 24, 2018.