Thomas Tyo, 72, of Naches died Wednesday at Cottage in the Meadow. Mr. Tyo was born in Combs, Ky., and served in the Navy. He was a retired electrical inspector with the Washington State DOT.

Survivors include his wife, Sara “Sally” Tyo of Naches; two sons, Greg Tyo of Marysville and Andrew Tyo of Loveland, Colo.; a daughter, Amy Peer of Seattle; four brothers, Jack Ferguson of Washington, D.C., Bill Tyo of Des Moines, John Tyo of Seattle and Robert Erwin of Chehalis; a sister, Gayle Wilson of Wartburg, Tenn.; three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Nile Valley Community Church, Naches. Arrangements are by Langevin-Mussetter Funeral Home, Yakima.