Obituary for Francis F. "Frank" Tyman
FRAMINGHAM, MA - Francis F. "Frank" Tyman, 89, a Framingham resident for 17 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday Nov. 21 ,2017 surrounded by his family. Frank was the son of Michael J. and Mary E. (Jordan) Tyman and the beloved husband of Leslie Ann (Stalker) Tyman with whom he shared nearly 58 years of marriage.
Born in Waltham, one of six children, he was raised in Newton and served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. A graduate of Northeastern University, he worked as an electrical engineer at Raytheon's Missile Division and later as a project engineer at the MBTA (Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.)
He is predeceased by his parents, two brothers: James of Arizona, Edward of Newton and his sister Dorothy Healy of Framingham. Frank is survived by his wife Leslie and his two sisters: Catherine Evans of Milford, Elizabeth Mathis and husband George of Medfield and many beloved nieces and nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews, great grandnieces and great grandnephews and friends.
Family and friends will honor and remember Frank's life by gathering for a visiting hour at the Boyle Bros. Funeral Home, 173 Union Ave., Framingham on Tuesday Nov. 28 from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. A service will be held at the funeral home at 11:00 a.m. followed by burial in New Calvary Cemetery, Boston.
In lieu of flowers, please consider doing a good deed for another person or donating to the VNA Palliative Care Fund Development, 199 Rosewood Drive, Suite 180, Danvers, MA. 01923. Kindly visit www.boylebrothers.com for memorial page and further information.