Tyler Dean Troyer, 25, of Kingsley, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017.
He was born in Orville, Ohio, on March 11, 1992. He lived in Millersburg, Ohio, until his family moved to Kingsley in 2008.
He was a member of Traverse Bay Mennonite Church in Traverse City.
Tyler taught school at United Christian Mission School in Belize for four years. Children had a special place in his heart, especially his nieces and nephews. He also loved singing.
He was currently employed by L & W Builders. His outgoing personality and love of laughter reached out to many.
Dearly loved, he will be greatly missed by his parents, Delmar and Karen (Wengerd) Troyer; brother, Travis and Emily (Schlabach) Troyer; sister, Jaimie (Troyer) and Kendall Schrock; nieces, Brianna, Kiersten, Addison and Megan Troyer; and nephews, Blake and Derek Schrock. He is also survived by his grandmothers, Katie Ann Troyer and Mattie Wengerd.
He was preceded in death by two grandfathers, Ivan Troyer and Raymond Wengerd.
Funeral services will be held at East Bay Calvary Church, 2225 Hammond Road, Traverse City, on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at 11 a.m., with visitation an hour before the service. Friends may call today, Dec. 8, from 5 to 8 p.m., at East Bay Calvary Church.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Covell Funeral Home, Kingsley.
Published on December 8, 2017