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Sybil Tandy – Metz Mortuary

    Sybil Tandy
    Sybil Lorene Tandy, 97, died on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in York.  

    She was born July 29, 1917 near Pottersville, Mo., to T.A. and Gertrude (Roberts) Davis.  

    Sybil was united in marriage to James H. Tandy of Wichita, Kan., on July 20, 1938 in Kingman, Kan. They resided in Wichita for 64 years where Jim was a civil engineer for the city. After Jim’s retirement, the couple spent winters enjoying friends and fishing at Port Aransas, Texas. In 2004, Sybil and Jim moved to York, NE to be near their children.

    Sybil is survived by two sons, G. Harold (Deena) Tandy and Bruce (Sheila) Tandy of York; grandchildren, James Tandy of Houston, Texas, Thomas (Kimberlee) Tandy of York, Michele Tandy of York, Todd Tandy of York, Glenn (Emily) Tandy of Stromsburg and Robert (Katie) Tandy of York; great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Dominick, Timothy, and Jonathan Tandy of York, Olivia and Molly Tandy of Stromsburg, and Wesley, Wyatt and Benjamin Tandy of York; foster sister-in-law, Ethel (Higgins) Richardson of Tulsa, Okla.; and two nephews, Stephen(Cindy) Tandy of Wichita, Kan., and Gary (Janet) Tandy of Troutdale, Ore.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, James; brother, Fred Davis and wife Gerry; and brother-in-law, Louis Tandy and wife Ann.

    Funeral services are scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Monday, March 23, 2015 at East Hill Church of Christ, York. Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m., Saturday, and 1-9 p.m., Sunday at the mortuary with the family greeting friends Sunday from 2-3:30 p.m.

    Memorial services will also be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Emporia Avenue Church of Christ (1144 So. Emporia), Wichita, Kan. Private family inurnment will be held at Highland Cemetery, Wichita.

    Memorials may be directed to York College or Know Your Bible.   ​

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