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

Howard James Tyrrell

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


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
Saturday
October 14, 2017

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


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