Leslie Tybo, 72

Leslie (Les) Edmund Tybo, 72, of Brady, died Friday, March 23, 2007, in Brady. Funeral services were held Sunday, March 25 at 2 p.m. at the Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Brian Wiggins officiating. Burial followed in Wagram Cemetery with full military honors. Born July 3, 1934, in Wells, Nev., to Edmund Frank and Alta Stella (Smith) Tybo, he married Frances Buntyn on Sept. 18, 1959, in Austin. As a young man, he ranched until he joined the Air Force when he was 17 years old. He worked as a civil engineer in the U.S. Air Force before retiring in 1972. He was a member of the VFW #3234 where he served as post commander several times and as county service officer. He worked for the City of Brady and was retired from the volunteer fire department. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Survivors include his wife, Frances, of Brady; two daughters, Lisa Ann Tybo and husband, Mike Maples, of Harper and Ty Ann Smith and husband, Mark, of Stephenville; four brothers, Kenneth Green of Twin Falls, Idaho, Rusty Tybo of Wells, Nev., Rocky Tybo of Nev., and Rusty McQueen of Elko, Nev.; three grandchildren, Nichele (Speedy) Smith, Seth Smith and Lesley Kiklowicz; a great- grandchild, Matthew Allen Paul Chambers; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Dave Tybo. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, American Diabetes, VFW or a charity of choice.

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