Ramona Lavada Tyrrell Faulkner, 94, Topeka, formerly of Perry, died July 19, 2012, at Plaza West Care Facility in Topeka.
She was born June 4, 1918, at Perry, the daughter of Charles Marshall and Cora Ethel Gilfillen Tyrrell. She was a member of the Perry Christian Church and was a 1937 graduate of Perry Rural High School.
She worked as a telegrapher for the Santa Fe Railroad in Topeka for over 37 years.
She is survived by one sister, Marie Allen, Topeka.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Dorcas Welch, and a brother, Harold Tyrrell.
Funeral services were Tuesday at the Barnett Family Funeral Home in Oskaloosa. Burial followed at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Perry.
Memorials can be made to the Perry Christian Church and sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 602, Oskaloosa, 66066.
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