Beulah M. "Bea" (Rickard) Tanyer

June 7, 1942 ~ September 29, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Beulah Tanyer Obituary

Beulah M. "Bea" Tanyer 81 of Jeannette died Friday September 29, 2023 in Independence Health Westmoreland Hospital.  She was born June 7, 1942 in Irwin a daughter of the late Charles and Nina (Lenhart) Rickard.  Prior to retirement she was employed by Westmoreland Regional Hospital and she was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Jeannette.  She was an avid doll collector, a member of the Greensburg Coin Club and loved her family most of all.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by numerous brothers and sisters.  She is survived by her husband Joseph Tanyer, her children: Cheryl Scott and her husband Kenneth, Charles Oakman and his wife Judith, Terri Lynn Romano and her husband Anthony and Vince Tanyer and his wife Heather, nine grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received Sunday from 2-6 PM in the Mason-Gelder Funeral Home Inc. 201 N. First St. Jeannette.  Funeral services will be held Monday at 11:00 AM in the funeral home with Pastor Susan Luttner officiating.  Interment will follow in Westmoreland County Memorial Park.  To send online condolences visit

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October 1, 2023

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Mason-Gelder Funeral Home, Inc.
201 N. First St.
Jeannette, PA 15644

Funeral Service
October 2, 2023

11:00 AM
Mason-Gelder Funeral Home, Inc.
201 N. First St.
Jeannette, PA 15644


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