Lawrence George Tirrell
- October 18, 1935 - May 26, 2012
- Bennington, Vermont
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1 of 6 | Posted by: Jill Pike Gordon - Quincy , MA
“i wanted to say that I remember how much my Dad loved participating in sports when we were growing up. He loved to play soft ball, street hockey and...Read More »
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“I didn't see much of my Grandfather but, what I remember of him he was very sweet, nice and always soft spoken and very huggable - Brandon
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3 of 6 | Posted by: Brandon & Alyssa Thorne - Tampa, FL
“I didn't know my grandfather very well but I always thought he was a good man, he was always kind to me and brought joy to my life when he was around...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Troy Thorne II - Tampa, FL
“I remember how I use to watch my dad shave and how fascinated I was how he use to whipp up the shaving cream and use a straight edge razor. He taught...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Thorne - Tampa, FL
“I remember Larry when I was a child growing up in Weymouth. I remember seeing him work at the fish resturuant. He was pleasant, quiet and seemed easy...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Troy A. Thorne - Tampa, FL
Lawrence George Tirrell, 76, a resident of Crescent Manor, died Saturday, May 26, 2012 at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center after a long illness.
Born October 18, 1935 in Weymouth, MA, he was one of the seven sons of Arleigh Latham and Helen Emily (Wyman) Tirrell.
Larry worked as a fry cook at the South Shore Fish Market in East Weymouth, MA for many years. He was very well known for his wonderful food. After his retirement 14 years ago, he moved to the Bennington area.
A member and former deacon at the First Congregational Church in North Bennington, Larry also participated in the church's "Open Church Program" as a docent.
Lovingly called "the music man", he loved music, especially the songs of the 50s and 60s.
Two children, Leonard P. Tirrell and Lisa H. Tirrell and five of brothers have died before him.
Survivors include a son Lawrence A. Tirrell of North Bennington, a daughter Linda Thorne and husband Troy of Tampa, FL; the mother of his children, Lucille White of North Bennington; a brother, John Kenneth Tirrell; four grandchildren, Melissa Tirrell and fiancé' John Williamson of Shaftsbury, Troy Thorne II, Alyssa Thorne and Brandon, all of Tampa and many nieces, nephews and their families.
Friends and relatives are invited to a Memorial Service on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 11 AM at Ackley & Ross Funeral Home, 73 West Main Street, Cambridge, NY 12816.