Don C. Tyer

Don C. Tyer (66) of Dickinson, Texas, passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018. He was born in Carthage, Texas to Eunice and Clyde Tyer on October 22, 1951. Don served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War and worked as a Sport Fishing Charter Boat Captain. Formerly of San Leon, Don had been a resident of Dickinson for the past seven years.

Don is preceded in death by his mother and father, and his daughter; Dawnette Patrick. He is survived by his wife; Barbara Tyer, daughters; Cheryl Wooten and husband Michael of Dickinson and Tracey Viator of Dayton, sister; Linda Turnbough and husband Lonnie, brother; Tony Tyer and wife Kathryn, four grandchildren; Jacob Patrick, Amanda Terry, Patricia Napoli and Baylee Wooten and five great-grandchildren; Ryan, Kayson, Kyle, Hunter, and Allieeah.

Visitation will be held from1:00pm to 2:00pm on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at the Crowder Funeral Home in Dickinson, Texas. A Celebration of Life will begin at 2:00pm with Pastor Tim Franklin officiating.


  1. Barbara & family, we are both so sorry for your loss. Wayne just loved Don. He was a generous &; loving man. He will be missed terribly.
    Our condolences, Diane & Wayne

    Diane Gautreaux
  2. Are hearts and prayers go out to the Tyer family, Capt. Don will be missed in the woods and on the sea, I am very grateful to have spent time with him in both.

    Larry Finley
  3. Barbara we are so sorry to hear about Don! He was good friend and I really enjoyed going to the lake and having coffee with you both. Also fishing and hunting with him. I will miss visiting with my friend!


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