Virgil I. Tye, 92, of Yakima died Friday at Cottage in the Meadow.

Mr. Tye was born in Benawah County, Idaho. He served in the Navy and later worked for the Federal Aviation Agency until his retirement.

Survivors include his wife, Floy Tye of Yakima; two sons, Virgil M. Tye of Hamilton, Mont., and Terry Tye of Yakima; one daughter, Linda Tye Grover of Anchorage, Alaska; four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.

Memorial will be at 3 p.m. Dec. 28 at Englewood Christian Church. Arrangements are by Valley Hills Funeral Home, Yakima.