Norah Tyler, 91, of New Bern, and formerly of Greenane Bere Island, Ireland, passed away peacefully at home on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.
She was born on November 28, 1922 in Greenane Bere Island,Ireland. She was a devoted wife to her husband Harry Tyler of 43 years.
Norah moved to New Bern in the spring of 2006 and was a resident of River Bend. She enjoyed reading , cooking, gardening, working at Nauti Paws, walking, traveling and looking after her grand doggies. Norah loved life and meeting people. Her infectious smile would always light up a room. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Norah was a loving and caring mother and is survived by her three sons, Adrian Tyler and Simon Tyler, both of England; Paul Tyler of New Bern, NC; Amy Tyler and Lisa Tyler were proud daughters in-law to this remarkable woman. She was also a proud grandmother to Russell James Tyler and Charlotte Louise Tyler.
A visitation/reception will be held from 5:00-7:00 pm Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Cotten Funeral Home, followed by her service at 7:00 pm.
A funeral mass will be held in her hometown of Greenane Bere –County, Cork, Ireland at St. Michael Church at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials (honoring Norah's love for animals) may be made to Passion for Paws c/o 312 Channel Run New Bern, NC 28562.
Online condolences may be made to the Tyler family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com