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Mary K. Tyrrell

April 7, 1953 – November 22, 2015

Mary K. “Kathy” Tyrrell, age 62, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 22, 2015.

A native Delawarean, Kathy was born in Wilmington on April 7, 1953, and was a daughter of the late Joseph H. Davis, Sr. and Mary K. (Wipf) Woods.

She is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, Peter Tyrrell; daughter, Tara E. Mathena (Dino) of New Castle, DE; brother, Joseph H. Davis, Jr.; granddaughter, Natalie R. Mathena; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Sunday evening, November 29, 2015 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Services and interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life of Newark, 92 Read’s Way, Ste. 205, New Castle, DE 19720.

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  1. Gary H. Heller, November 24, 2015

    So sorry for your loss. It’s been a long and hard fight may God Bless you all.

    The Heller Family

  2. Rollyn Trueblood, November 25, 2015

    We too are saddened by your loss. We wish your Family only the Best.
    Best wishes,
    Rollyn & Elaine Trueblood

  3. Connard Estep, November 25, 2015

    Pete ; your Brothers are with you in your time of grief, your loss is great, remember the good times and keep the faith.

  4. Thomas Smallwood, November 25, 2015

    uncle peter its your nephew Tommy Smallwood here i am so sorry to hear about what happened to aunt mary you have my thoughts

  5. Tom E. Keller Jr., November 26, 2015

    Sorry for your lost Pete.

    Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord.
    And let perpetual light shine upon them.

    May their souls and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace.

    The Tom Keller Family.

  6. Chad Robinson, November 26, 2015

    Brother Pete,

    On behalf of myself and the Delaware Colonials, please accept our deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved wife, Mary. May the Grand Architect of the Universe hold you and your family in the palm of his hand during this difficult time.

    Chad Robinson, PM
    President, Delaware Colonials

  7. David H. Lee, November 27, 2015

    Pete and Family,
    It is with sincere condolences that both Bonnie and I send to you and your family.

  8. John Chobrda, November 28, 2015

    Very sorry for you loss Pete, she is at rest in a better place.

  9. Michael Nozilo, November 29, 2015

    Pete I can never forget how Kathy treated me when we traveled together. She was a caring, kind,warm and I will never forget her. Please accept my deepest sincere thoughts for you and your family. You now join me as a Widorer and pray for our lost wives’ who we loved deeply.

  10. Mike Miklus III, November 30, 2015

    Brother Pete, I am so sorry for your loss. We go back a long way and you are in my prayers.
    God Bless.

  11. John Leech, December 1, 2015

    Pete, Trish and I were so sorry to hear about Kathy’s passing. Know that you and the family remain in our thoughts and prayers.


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