- 84 years old
- Date of birth: Dec 9, 1930
- Place of birth:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
- Date of passing: Dec 7, 2015
- Place of passing:
St. Clair Shores, Michigan, Michigan, United States
|Let the memory of Lew be with us forever|
Lew Tygard passed away on December 7, 2015 surrounded by his family. Lew was a beloved husband to Ginger (who passed away in March 1994) for 42 years, loving father to Toni (Glenn) Humphriss, Laurie (Dan) Wojtas and Sandi (Mike) Pitt. He was predeceased by 2 sons, Lewis"Ty" and Paul Charles Tygard. He was cherished grandfather to Jay, Josie, Matthew, Christerpher, Angel, and Paul Jason Tygard Melissa Jones, Wendi Young, Cathi Milke, Anthony Abrignani, Juliana Pitt and the late Angela Blevins. He is great-grandfather to 7.
Throughout life, Lew enjoyed boating, golf, photography, hunting and fishing and was a proud veteran of the US Army. A memorial service will be held at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Michigan on Tuesday, May 24th at 11:30 a.m. Guests are invited to a luncheon to be held after at Lucky's Steakhouse in Fenton, Michigan.
"Dad had a great sense of humor, loved to laugh and make people laugh. And when we were growing up, he filled the house with music of all kinds. Louis Armstrong, Al Martino, Barbara Streisand, Herb Albert Dean Martin. We listened to music at dinner every night! He was a passionate man about so many things."
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