Janice F. Tye, age 81 of Salem

Janice F. Tye, age 81 of Salem


Janice F. Tye, age 81 of Salem, Indiana passed away peacefully in her home on February 12, 2022.

Born August 25, 1940 in Campbellsburg, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Austin Wheeler and Laura R. (Baker) Wheeler.  

On August 23, 1969 she married Lee Tye, who passed away January 19, 2013

She was a retired employee of the old Childcraft Furniture Company in Salem, was a life resident of Washington County and a member of the Saltillo Christian Church. 

Survivors include: Daughter: Vivian  (Gary) Harris of Salem;  5 Brothers: Donald Wheeler of Los Angeles, California, John and Jim Wheeler of Campbellsburg and Richard and Jarold Wheeler of Salem.   

She is also survived by 3 grandchildren: Ryan (Rebecca) Fisher; Phillip (Brooke) Smith and Stacey Pierce and 7 great grandchildren: Bailey, Abby, Khloe and Colton Tucker, Henry, Niles, Raiden and Oakley Smith.  

She was preceded in death by 1 sister: Marcia Bishop and 5 brothers: Troy, Leroy, Terry, Michael and Roger Wheeler.

Visitation: 4 to 8 pm Tuesday and Noon to 2 pm Wednesday at Dawalt Funeral Home. 
Funeral Service: 2:00 pm Wednesday at Dawalt Funeral Home with Rev. Dr. Steven Gorman officiating. 
Interment at Saltillo Cemetery near Campbellsburg, Indiana.