Rex Duane Tyrrell

Born: Monday, January 14th 1924 in Beaver Crossing, Nebraska
Died: Friday, November 28th 2008 in Cartersville, Georgia
Age: 84 years, 10 months and 14 days
Memorials In Care Of
Visitation Time(s)
Tuesday - 8:30 a.m. to
1:45 p.m. at Volzke Funeral Home Seward, Nebraska
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Service: 2:00 pm - Tuesday, December 2nd 2008
Graveside Service only - Family and friends will meet at Volzke Funeral Home. will leave Volzke Funeral Home at 1:45 p.m. for Tamora Cemetery.
Officiating: Rev. Alvin Smith
Interment: Tamora Cemetery
Tamora, Nebraska

Rex was born on January 14, 1924, at Beaver Crossing, Nebraska to Glenn and Opal (Chapin) Tyrrell. Rex graduated from Seward High School in 1941. Rex is a veteran of WWII serving in the Merchant Marines. On October 12, 1946, Rex was united in marriage of Gloria Brigham in Belleville, Kansas. Formerly employed at Rolfsmeier Motors in Seward, Nebraska as parts manager. Rex passed away on Noveber 28, 2008, in Cartersville, Georgia at the age of 84 years. He is survived by his wife, Gloria; daughters and husbands, Susan and David Skolnik of Phoenix, AZ, Sheila and Michael Buchanan of Tigard, OR and Peggy and Joe Cross of Cartersville, GA; 8 grandchildren, Lisa Snyder, Eric Skolnik, Joshua, Lindsey and Kyle Buchanan, Amy and Broc Hinckley and Trevor Cross; 4 great-grandchildren, Luke, Jack and Kate Snyder and Ethan Skolnik; brother, Ivan Tyrrell of Seward, NE; sisters-in-law, Polly and Marjory Tyrrell both of AZ; Preceded in death by brothers, Neil and Gale Tyrrell and sister-in-law, Fern Tyrrell.

Rex Tyrrell