Gary Reginald "Bo" Tyo, 69, Massena
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 6:47 am

Gary Reginald "Bo" Tyo died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013.

He was born in Massena June 12, 1943, the son of Aletha and Reginald Tyo.

He was raised in the Massena/Helena, area and had lived in Barre since 1987.

He married Laurey M. Highter on Aug. 13, 1966.

He graduated from DeGoesbriand School of X-ray in Burlington in 1965. He worked in the field of X-ray in Syracuse and Utica, N.Y., and was the director of diagnostic imaging at Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin, retiring in 2002 after working there 15 years.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golf and watching any and all sports, especially his New York Giants.

Survivors include his wife, Laurey; daughter Tricia Tyo and her husband, Jim and grandchildren, Tanner and Carly, of Waterbury; son Craig Tyo and grandchildren Sebastian and Seneca, of Yulee, Fla.; daughter Morgan and her husband, Einar, and grandchildren Addyson, Cole and Ellie, of Valdez, Alaska; four siblings, Judy Durant, of Helena, Jack Tyo and Reginald Tyo, both of Massena, and Tom Tyo, of Warners; and many nieces and nephews

He loved his family, especially the grandchildren who were a bright light in his life.

He was predeceased by his parents, Aletha and Reginald Tyo.

There were no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, Central Vermont Medical Center in Barre, Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, and Woodridge Nursing Home.