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Terence L. Graft, Funeral Director | James E. Jacquillard, Supervisor
Welcome to the memorial page for

Howard James Tyrrell

March 25, 1949 ~ September 22, 2017 (age 68)

The Piano Brothers

Howard James Tyrrell, II, 68 of Everson, passed away, Friday, September 22, 2017 at his home.  He was born March 25, 1949 in Warren, OH a son of the late Robert and Rose (Carter) Tyrrell.

Howard was a retired mechanic having worked in the automotive industry.  He was a veteran of the US Army serving during the Vietnam conflict.  Howard enjoyed spending time with family and friends and riding his Harley.  He was a NASCAR fan and had built race cars over the years with his father.  Howard was also a lead singer in the band “Gary and the Fabulites.”

He is survived by his wife Catherine A. Tyrrell; his two children, Heidi Cholock and her husband Rico; and Jon Tyrrell and his fiance April Shroyer; six grandchildren, Sonny Wiltrout, Arianna Cholock, Haley Tyrrell,  Charley Tyrrell, Caleb Malone and Regan Shroyer; a sister, Sue Watson and his canine companion, “Dog.”

A Celebration of Life Party in Howard’s honor will be held on Saturday, October 14 at 4 pm at the Everson VFW Post #595, 401 Shipley Street, Everson, PA. 15631.  Arrangements for Mr. Tyrrell are in the care of GRAFT-JACQUILLARD FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC. 303 Pittsburgh St., Scottdale.  In lieu of flowers, please pass on an act of kindness.  To share a message of sympathy, please visit www.gjfuneral.com

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
October 14, 2017

4:00 PM
Everson VFW Post 595
401 Shipley Street
Scottdale, PA 15683

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