Edward Lawrence Tyrrell of Morrice, Michigan passed away on November 2, 2021 at the age of 81. Born to the late Ida and Lawrence Tyrrell. He was a member and usher of St. Mary's Catholic Church, The Right to Life Organization, and the Men's Club. He served many years as Township Supervisor, St. Mary's Cemetery Committee member, and member of the Dairy Herd Improvement Association.
Ed loved to dance, family gatherings, his grandchildren's sporting events, all kids in general, being on his tractor and napping under a shade tree.
He is survived by his wife Carolyn, children Dan (Tonya) Tyrrell, Debbie Ellsworth, Darcy (Shawn) Prevost, Donette Tyrrell, John (Nerissa) Tyrrell, Tracy Tyrrell, Laura (Scott) Lowry, Robert (Erika) Tyrrell, and Tom (Melanie) Tyrrell, 30 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, four sisters, many nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was predeceased by a brother and a sister.
Family will receive friends at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 509 N. Main Street, Morrice, MI 48857 from 11am to 12 noon, Friday, November 5, 2021 with a life celebration to follow at 12 noon. Monsignor Michalek and Gary Edington will officiate. Interment will take place at Bethany Cemetery, a meal will be served at St. Mary's Parish hall.
In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider memorial contributions to St. Mary's Catholic Church or St. Vincent DePaul. To sign online guestbook, visit www.hyattewald.com Arrangements made with Hyatt-Ewald Funeral Home of Bay City, Michigan.