Tyler James Lucas
February 8, 2011
Tyler James Lucas, of Issaquah, died Feb. 1, 2011, in Kirkland. He was 18.
Services were Feb. 7 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Sammamish. Committal service followed at Upper Hillside Cemetery in Issaquah.
Tyler was born Nov. 3, 1992, in San Mateo, Calif., the son of James and Patty Lucas. In February 1993, the family moved to Issaquah, where he was raised and attended Chrysalis High School, Issaquah High School, Pacific Cascade Freshman Campus and Pine Lake Middle School.
He was an avid lacrosse player, and was a member of U.S. Lacrosse, Issaquah Lacrosse Club, Seattle Starz Lacrosse Club, West Coast Starz and Junior Stealth. He also enjoyed basketball, music and long boarding.
Tyler was a great friend, and was known among them as the “stick doctor.” He was very athletic and extremely focused on his goals.
Survivors include his mother and father Jim and Patty Lucas; brother Ryan Dean; sister-in-law Jessi Dean; grandmothers Margie King and Judy Hart; three uncles; two aunts and three cousins. He will also be missed by his dog Tank.
Donations in Tyler’s honor can be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, www.jdrf.org.
Arrangements were by Flintoft’s Funeral Home, 392-6444.
Friends are invited to share memories, view photos and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.flintofts.com.