Daniel F. “Dan” Tyrrell, Jr. - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Daniel F. “Dan” Tyrrell, Jr.

April 10, 1963 - April 12, 2022

Daniel F. “Dan” Tyrrell, Jr., age 59 of New Castle, passed away on Tuesday, April 12, 2022.

Born in Wilmington, DE, on April 10, 1963, he was the son of the late Daniel F. and Katherine (Tressler) Tyrrell.  Dan graduated from William Penn High School, Goldey-Beacom College and Louisiana State University where he received his Juris Doctorate Degree.  He then went onto practice law in Louisiana, Nevada, and Delaware.

Dan and his father raised champion beagles for many years.  Most of all, Dan enjoyed being with his family.

In addition to his parents, Dan was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Katherine Tyrrell.  He is survived by his sisters, Rosemarie Witt (Harry), Patricia Tyrrell, and Lisa Lankford (Bill), several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

A visitation for friends and family will be held from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North Dupont Parkway, New Castle, DE.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered the following morning at 11:00 am on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church, 801 North Dupont Parkway, New Castle, DE.  Entombment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North Dupont Highway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dan’s memory may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society, 375 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034 or to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


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9 Condolences for Daniel F. “Dan” Tyrrell, Jr.

  • Lisa, Ree and Patty and families, I am so sorry to see that Danny passed. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless all of you and heal your hearts. Love to you all. Sheila

  • Patty and family – I am so sorry for your loss.


  • Rea Patty Lisa i am so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with all of you RIP Danny

  • No more suffering no more pain ,now your back with your mom again Rest Easy my Dear Friend you will be missed

  • We are so very sorry for your loss.

  • Lisa, Patty, and Ree so sorry for your loss. I hope he is resting peacefully. Sending virtual hugs to all of you.

  • Condolences to his entire Family & Friends RIP Danny He was truly a Gem.

  • May God bless and guide Dan’s family and friends through this difficult time! May Dan R.I.P. 🙏💔