Lemley Chapel
Serving Sedro-Woolley &
All of Skagit County Since 1935
1008 Third Street
Sedro-Woolley, WA
Tyler Strock Memorial
Tyler Strock Memorial

Tyler Strock

Tyler Strock

Friday, January 18th, 2019

Tyler Daniel Strock, 29, a resident of Sedro-Woolley passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, January 8, 2019.

He was born on December 19, 1989 in Sedro-Woolley, WA the son of Duane and Cindy (Murray) Strock. He grew up and attended school in Burlington, graduating from Burlington Edison High in 2008.

Tyler loved the outdoors you could find him either on his motorcycle driving around or at the river catching that huge salmon.  He also loved to play the drums, which he learned to play as a child.

Tyler met and fell in love with Heather when they were still in high school, and they have been together ever since. After 10 years he had just proposed to her and they had set a wedding date for this June. They meant the world to each other.

Tyler is survived by the love of his life fiancée, Heather Gandy; parents, Dwane and Cindy Strock; brother, Nathan Strock; sister, Christina Strock; nieces, Adalynn; numerous other family and close friends.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 11:00AM at Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley followed by a potluck reception. (Please bring your favorite dish).   In lieu of flowers please donate to the Go Fund Me Page, under Tyler Strock.


  • Jason Self

    I am so sorry for your loss… I am just now signing this because I had no clue that you had lost Tyler, he was such an inspirational young man and I will forever miss him… I loved including him in our group of budfies out at the Haunted Barn event along with Steve Ramsey, Virgil Hawbecker, Patrick McCormick, Brennen (Moose) Parker and many more rowdy knuckleheads! … I will miss his laughter and his superior personality such a great friend to many…. God Bless!

  • friend

    So sorry to read of your son death. I know he will be missed dearly. Such a loving warm personality will always be remembered in your hearts. A special person like Tyler will never be forgotten. The God of heavens promises that he will bring back to life those who have died. .. Acts 24:15…May the loving hope given to humans by God and his son Jesus Christ warm your hearts. Psalms 37:29

  • Fiance Heather

    I miss you each and every day it’s not getting any easier. I struggle with your loss and think that this is not real. I love you so much.

  • Tina and Jerry

    Tyler you will be missed by many. I will remember you always. rip nephew

  • Rebecca Anderson

    Praying for your family in thus tough time in your lives. He was an amazing soul and will be missed. No one ever really dies if we hold on to them in our hearts they live on through the stories and memories that we pass on.

  • Love, Scott, Courtney, Trevor and Connor Murray

    We will always remember Tyler’s enjoyment for fishing, his consideration for others, and the love he will always have for those near and dear to him.
    He was always a pleasure to be around.
    Thank you God for saving Tyler, for he is in our hearts as you make all things new.
    We will always hold onto the positive memories we all have had, with Tyler.
    We send our condolences to the Strock family, Heather, and family.

  • Aunt Chantell

    Sending my love to all of you. Prayers for comfort, prayers for strength. Remember the good times, the smiles, the laughs. Remember the Love. Love you all so very much. <3

  • Karen Terrell

    I’m so sorry to learn of Tyler’s passing. Tyler was one of my students in eighth grade – I remember his sweet smile, his big heart, his sense of humor, and his love of the drums.

    Tyler will not be forgotten.

    My condolences to Tyler’s fiancee, family, and friends.
    Karen Terrell

  • Barbara Wagner

    Cindy and Duane I’m so sorry for your loss, I know this is such a hard time for you all right now.

    Heather I;m So sorry for your loss. It’s hard right now and I do promise it will get better. You take all the time you need to be whole again.

    Sending prayers,

  • DeEtta and family

    I am so very sorry for you all. You are all in our hearts at this sad time. Sending you our thoughts, prayers and our hugs.