Tyler R. Piper
May 20, 1948 ~ December 5, 2012
December 12, 2012
R. Piper died peacefully at his home in Idaho on
December 5, 2012. Services will at 2 p.m.
Friday, December 14, in the chapel at Sunnylane
Cemetery in Del City, Oklahoma. Local
arrangements to be announced.
He was born on May 20, 1948, in Greensburgh,
Pennsylvania. He is the son of the late Robert
W. and Evangeline Piper.
He was a founding member of the Greater Oklahoma
Bluegrass Music Association and owner and
founder of Imperial Banjos. He was a graduate of
U.S. Grant High School and attended University
of Oklahoma, as well as served in the U.S. Army
He is survived by wife, Marilyn of the home;
mother Johnnie Piper of Edmond, Oklahoma,
brother Joel (Sharon) Piper of Moore, Oklahoma,
son Travis R. (Sharon) Piper of Oklahoma City,
daughter Stephanie (Richard) Howell of Edmond,
son Don (Dianna) Price of Wilson, Oklahoma,
grandchildren Christopher Clark of Edmond, twins
Malylee and Thomas R. Piper of Oklahoma City,
Chad Price and Ethan Price of Wilson, as well as
many other family members.
He was loved by many and will be truly missed In
lieu of flowers, please donate to the American
Family and friends are invited to sign Tyler’s
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of
Bonners Ferry Funeral Home.