Lyle S. TuversonLyle S. Tuverson, 86, Green Valley, Ariz., formerly of Superior and Gordon died Monday May 13, 2013, at the VA Medical Center in Tucson, Ariz.
Lyle S. Tuverson, 86, Green Valley, Ariz., formerly of Superior and Gordon died Monday May 13, 2013, at the VA Medical Center in Tucson, Ariz.
He was born Jan. 15, 1927 in Superior to Albert and Rachel (Christopherson) Tuverson. Lyle left high school during World War II to serve in the US Navy and was stationed at Adak Naval Air Field in Alaska. He married Dorothy M. Ness in 1949 and drove truck for Pure Oil, Unical and Bailey Oil delivering heating oil throughout Duluth and Superior until he retired in 1982.
He was an avid golfer at Nemaji until moving to Green Valley in 1989, where he could golf year round. In retirement he worked part time at Haven Golf Course in Green Valley so he could enjoy more time with golf. He was a member of Elks Lodges in Superior and Green Valley.
Preceding him in death were his parents and his wife of 63 years, Dorothy.
He is survived by daughters Sharon Peck, Green Valley, Ariz., Laurie (Eric) Orner, Sahuarita, Ariz. and brother Ron Tuverson, Gordon.