Tim Huyler, 64, of Walnut Creek, CA, passed away on July 5th, 2011, at Alta Bates Hospital in Walnut Creek, after a long and courageous battle with lymphoma. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Eleanor Huyler, and his sister, Carole Stanton. He is survived by his brother John Huyler (Nona).He was born in Portland, Oregon on December 1, 1946, graduated from the University of Oregon in 1969 and retired to Walnut Creek after a 35 year career at Metropolitan Life Insurance Company. He will be remembered as a kind and gentle man who gave generously of his time and resources. His adventuresome spirit led him to share many cruises with his family. He was a faithful member of St. Paulus Church, San Francisco, and gave unselfishly to its Night Ministry. His memory will forever be treasured by his family and friends.