Ty Melissa, Nick  Jack
Ty Rone Pitts
  • 50 years old
  • Date of birth: Mar 4, 1962
  • Date of passing: Aug 12, 2012
May You Rest In Peace

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Ty Pitts, 50, born on March 4, 1962 and passed away on August 12, 2012. We will remember him forever.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 12th August 2014

"Today marks 2 years since you left us here on Earth. We all miss you very much. Was just thinking of that camp trip when all the kids had mud fights and me & Billie also, I have lots of memories that I'm thankful to have. The days come and go and I still wish I could of been there more for you and think maybe things could of turned out differently. I must say goodbye now and I'll see you in my dreams (come visit me). Love you Ty give everyone a kiss and hug up there with you. Love Forever Denise   Sis to you."

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 10th August 2014

"Well Brother just read sis's last tribute and thought I'd come on and say goodbye but never forgotten. I think of you daily and wish you were still here. I will always have my heart open for you. It's been almost 2 yrs since you've passed on and yet it seams like yesterday. We all miss you so much. Love ya forever your big sis Denise XOXOXOXOXO"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 9th August 2014

"My dear brother. This is my last post  I am letting this memorial close. I have you in my heart. I thought if I let this go I was letting you go but I have learned that I will never let you go.  I know that you are in a happy place.  I wish life would of took you down a road that would of kept you with us. I can only think that you were needed some where else  you are in heaven looking down and watching over us. I know that you are doing everything you can to direct us on that path. There are just some that need to open up and hear you. Please continue to watch over our family. Please give some extra attention to those that need it. Until the day comes that I will see you again. I am signing out. Love you"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 17th June 2014

"I Love You"

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 16th June 2014

"Today is fathers day, and you r very much missed! We all still keep you very close in our hearts and deep in our thoughts! I miss you TY, I will always love you like no other!"

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 20th April 2014

"Happy 420 Babe,
I wish that RIP meant return if possible!
I was just remembering that trip to Clam beach we toke on 4/20...
I Shirley do miss those road trips we use to take on a drop of a dime.We always found our self's in some kind of adventure! GOOD TIMES!!!!
Much love and respect"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 4th March 2014

"Today is your birthday, it is suppose to be a day of celebrating. Because I know you are up in heaven celebrating I am going to take today and be happy and think nothing but happy thoughts. I miss you and think of you all the time.  My thoughts today is how you use to think it was funny that you were older then me.  Even though it was only by 2 1/2 months. Threw that in my face all the time when we were little"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 4th March 2014

"Tomorrow is your birthday, hope you will be celebrating up there. I thought of you often today and just wanted to pick up the phone and invite you over for dinner and cake. Hope you heard me signing to you. Love you Brother. Happy 52. I know I'm a day early but tomorrow will be a hard day for me. Love you bunches."

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 12th February 2014

"Hi there Brother, seems like it's been awhile, been really busy lately. I do so miss you so much it doesn't seem to get better, instead I miss you more & more. Haven't had much contact with the kids. They all grow up so fast. Wish I could help Nick more but he has to want to help himself before anyone can help. Missy wants to move here to Redding, I think it would be good for them. My kids are doing great. B Danny misses you. Michele & I have each other to remenance about things when we were young. Just not the same tho. I would Love a sign. Love ya  XOXOXO"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 16th January 2014

"Hey Ty
Denise informs me that it is brother week, well I just wanted to say Hi to you and Steve. I miss you both and Love you"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 16th January 2014

"Thinking about you..  I know you heard me.  I found my glasses.....
I told Denise that either you or another member that is with you took them about a week ago.. i told her last night that I was going to go home and I was going to find them. and guess what. it took me only a few minutes. I looked all over for them, thank you"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 5th December 2013

"Well Ty it's been awhile since I came on to say Hi to you. I sure do miss you especially at this time of the year. Xmas has been hard at times without you. We're going up to get Xmas trees this weekend. Then down to mom & dads house next weekend with everyone to have a good Xmas/Birthday (moms) dinner. Get to have those good noodles mom always makes. Sure wish you were joining us, maybe you could give us a sign. I Love you Brother XOXOXO"

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 2nd November 2013

"Your photo sits on my night stand next to my bed,
You are my first thought in the morning and my last thought before bed.
I have very vivid dreams and 90% of the time you appear. I feel you and I never forget my dreams. I feel it keeps you alive in my heart.
Thank you for your visits, you are very much missed.143"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 29th October 2013

"It has been some time since I wrote you. I sure hope you see all the poems that are posted from people that are thinking of you daily. It still doesn't seem real sometimes that you are not here with us. The clouds are coming in and sometimes all I see is you there waving to us. We all do miss you.. One day I will see you again , hey tell all of our loved ones Hi for me."

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 4th October 2013

"I still press your letters to my lips and cherish them in parts of me that savor every kiss,I love your visits every night, they comfort me, I some times cant wait to dream, cuz there you are. Cant explain the feeling,but it real,love you TY sweet dreams"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 18th August 2013

"Well Ty, today is your sons Birthday, please give him a sign your looking over him. He's struggling a little but I think if he just focuses he will be ok. We all love you. Your Sis"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 12th August 2013

"Hi Brother,  Well here we are 1 yr. later and I'm really chocked up this am, but I feel the same as Michele. We all miss you very much, yet know your flying with the angels up above. Mom & Dad are doing pretty good & Debra is much better too ( I gave her your letter ) I'm believing in my heart that it helped her. Gotta go Brother. Love & miss you. YOUR BIG SISTER"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 12th August 2013

"Well Hello Brother
It has been a year since we got the news that you were gone. It seems like yesterday. It is still hard to understand sometimes why, why did things have to end the way they did. There is always a reason for things, but I am still looking for them. I know that you are at peace, which is what makes this day easier. I know you are feeling""

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 12th August 2013

""no pain. I figure I would get my answers to my questions when we meet again. You are so missed by so many people. I am sure that you are celebrating your life.. so I really am going to try to celebrate with you. You would not want us to sit and dwell on the  past. so for you today, I will think of all the happy thoughts of you. I love you""

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 22nd July 2013

"Hi Brother, I know your up there looking down and you need to help out your son, he needs a nudge to help him thru tough times. Love & Miss you so much. Your SIS"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 16th June 2013

"Happy Fathers Day Brother. I LOVE you and miss you so very much. Hope your day is wonderful up there in Heaven. Take care. Your sis"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 16th June 2013

"Today is your day. Day of joy happy fathers day"

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 16th June 2013

"Happy fathers day! I love and miss you so much!!!"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 10th June 2013

"Hi Brother, Just want to say hi. Been thinking about you so very much the past few days. I seam to be empty sometimes and wish so very much you were still here with us, yet I know it's me being selfish. I hope your free of pain and in a better place. Say hi to everyone up there for me. Kids are all out of school for the summer. Danny & I are doing ok and so is all the kids. I LOVE you Ty.."

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 6th June 2013

"I Know and feel you hanging out some times...All the hair on my body stands up, and some thing happens. Thank you Ty!!! Your welcome to hang out with me when ever, I miss you Tyroni"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 7th May 2013

"Dear Ty

I  believe.. show me a sign. I look for them all the time. Mothers day is coming, just a reminder :)  I have not sent you a joke in awhile. so here you go
Knock Knock
Who's there?
Atch!
Atch who?
I'm sorry I didn't know you had a cold!"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 1st April 2013

"Happy Easter brother. I thought about you often today. I sure do miss you. Love you XOXOXO"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 31st March 2013

"Happy Easter ."

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 7th March 2013

"Happy Birthday Love, on your birthday and every day you my friend play a big part in my every day life! I Shirley do know I was truly blessed to have been apart of your life. You are so missed and will never be for gotten! I LOVE YOU TY!"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 4th March 2013

"Happy B-Day Brother. Just have been really thinking about you for the past few days, then I feel you came to me last nite in a dream. You said you were ok and in a free place and you missed everyone. I felt good when I woke up this am. Your daughter is making you a choclate cake for you birthday. Best wishes to you brother. I love you so much."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 4th March 2013

"Happy Birthday"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 28th February 2013

"This week is Brothers week. I know you are no longer with us but I still wanted to honor you this week. So Happy Brothers Week"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 28th January 2013

"Thanks to all above for watching over us and making everything ok."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 16th January 2013

"don't think that the day went by without remembering. It is funny how the 12th of every month is about you. It is another month that has went by."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 1st January 2013

"Hey brother, The holidays have past and we now start a new year. It does not make it any easier. I had my grandson over the holidays and boy it sure brought back some time.. I sat there and was playing cars and all the boy stuff and did I think of you.. Us playing with hotwheels out in the front yard in the dirt.."

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 19th December 2012

"It's been a while since you've passed on and I've had alot of calls from many people who you touched. Some special friends who really Loved you. It's still hard for me at times but I understand. We all miss you, your kids are doing good. Keep all of us safe as I know your up there looking over us. Love you Brother"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 18th December 2012

"We get busy in our daily routines, but that does not mean that I am not thinking of you... You are always in my thoughts"

This tribute was added by Michelle Hazeltine on 13th December 2012

"We just found out, thank you Denise.  Our hearts are with everyone that loves Ty.  We will remember Ty always and carry his wonderful smile and charming wit in our hearts forever. We Love you Ty, Be free brother.  Don and Michelle Hazeltine (Don from the mountains)"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 29th November 2012

"Well you are not going to believe what I did again. Remember the story about the shoes, well hell, I did it again. For a week now I have been wearing two different color shoes. You got such a kick out that when I did it the first time. I have one blue and one black shoe on again. :)"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 26th November 2012

"I forgot to tell you, I had another dream of you, but this time steve was in the dream also. so was shannon, You lived in Hayward and your house was filled with alot of boxes we were looking for some coins? I have no idea if you ever saved them. but sometimes these dreams are weird."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 26th November 2012

"Things are going pretty good, Dad is almost done with his treatments. Mom is doing good. Thanksgiving was good. Had 4 days off. didn't do much. Cat has been sick. We are taking her into the vet. and I still have those damn 4 turtles. Just wanted to write to you. Love you sis"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 12th November 2012

"Well today is 4 months since you have left us. Just because time is going by don't you think that I am going to let you off easy. Call me shelfish but I also thought that writing you was better than not. I can see your face the day me and Tasha went to see you. The little boy smile that you alway had. Out of all the food we bought, you only wanted the Chocolate Cake."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 4th November 2012

"Wow did I have a wierd dream about you last night.."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 30th October 2012

"Well it seems like it has been some time since my last msg to you. Sometimes it is hard to go onto this sight. You are so missed . I was going through my desk and found some of your letters. Your last letter is still sitting next to me. I don't want to move it. Some time I want to think that you are still here, but I just had not heard from you. Watch over us and keep us safe and healty."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 10th October 2012

"I was standing in the garage last night and was thinking of you. I miss playing our game. I think sometimes that you are still here and I have to remind myself that you are not. Sometimes I ask why, and then I think of how you were living and again have to remind my self that you are were you want to be."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 2nd October 2012

"I Miss You"

This tribute was added by Jennie Dearman on 1st October 2012

"I am sorry it took me so long to even look at this site. I just havent known how to deal with this. I love and miss you so damn much. Youre my best friend, and were my lifeline for so long, and I just dont know how i'm gonna survive without you there to rescue me and teach me how to do it myself. And i just really want to shoot your ass with a paintball right now, mister! miss u every day"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 29th September 2012

"Hey Brother just wanted to say Hi, you've been on my mind so much lately. I miss your letters so much, cuz when I would get 1 no matter what it said I knew you were here. Kids are doing pretty good. Michele & I Love you so very much. I'm sending 1 of those big tight hugs we use to have, hugs & kisses coming your way. Love you Denise"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 21st September 2012

"well there are some strange things that are going on at my house, it makes me think that maybe you are messing with me. all I can say is do it again tonight and I will know it is you."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 13th September 2012

"It has been a month and a day since you left us. It seems like it was just yesturday. It sure would be nice to get a sign from you. I wonder if they have dogs there, if so I know duke is one happy dog to see you. I miss you."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 11th September 2012

"Well Ty I am assuming that you are all settled into Heaven.  We need you to help us get through this. I also need you to look over our family and help us to beable to guide those that need it to the right path. There are so many things that will be going on and I putting it into your hands to make sure that everyone is ok."

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 9th September 2012

"Hello Brother, It's been a week since we said good-bye to you and it seems to only get worse for me. I miss you so much. I just keep seeing you in my thoughts and your so close yet so far away. Had a talk with Dad yesterday, we told each other how much we Love you. My tears are getting stronger as I would give anything to see your smile again."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 5th September 2012

"I pull this sight up and see your photo's and can't believe you are gone.  I see the pictures that people have posted and I can still picture you when I last saw you. You were so happy to see us. I wish I would of been able to take a picture that day...."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 4th September 2012

"Yesturday was probably the worst day I have had. It all caught up to me. The memories came flooding in. I am looking for the sign"

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 4th September 2012

"My guy Ty, u meant so much to so many people. I bet u never knew u were a HERO in so many eyes! Your Life was a journey through Time,you let the true spirit of who u really were SHINE in every thing u did. Travel through time not as one alone, but as one among the many! Please reach out to those who need you with your gentle SPirit and your caring ways.and live on 4 ever in r hearts."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 3rd September 2012

"Ty
I miss you. It is still so hard to think that you are gone. The memories flood in at the most unexpected times. The only thing that makes it easier is knowing that you are up in heaven with our loved ones with no pain. You are now free and at peace. I will see you again ..."

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 2nd September 2012

"Today is on the down side after having the Memorial for my brother Ty, He had alot of Family & Friends attend. It was a warm feeling to her & see all the people that Loved him. I know he was there with us (probably sitting on his bike with the wind in his hair) and now that all turned out for the best, we all can begin the healing process and smile each time we think of him. Love ya TY"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 2nd September 2012

"Well Ty today all your Family & Friends will all be together to say good-bye. In a way I know you will see just how many of us Love you more than anything. Please keep all of us under your arms, especially Missy & Nick. I've lost you in this lifetime but hold you in my heart close & warm. Look out for Dad , Mom & Michele today also. Love you Brother I will miss you !"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 2nd September 2012

"This is Denise, Ty's sister and would like to say to Karen...They are both in Heaven looking down at us. Please stop posting on this as we and my entire family never interfered with any of your grieving, funeral or anything else you may have had to say good-bye to Randal. Please respect our time of grieving and Thank you to the 1 family member who apologized for the rest of your comments."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 31st August 2012

"To the people that are posting these post, please stop. We as the family had posted the pictures only because they were a part of our brothers life. It was not done to offend your family. We do apologize if we have hurt your family. Please understand that we are morning our brother even though he did something horrific, we still love him. Please respect our family as we respected you."

This tribute was added by billie bullock on 31st August 2012

"To the family of Randall: You have to understand that we are morning as well.  What happened is a huge shock to us as well. We removed the photos you requested.  And please remember that we did not harm her, and rude comments to us are unnecessary.  I hope you can find peace in your heart, and let us be, to morn our family as well."

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 28th August 2012

"I just picked up the last letter you wrote to me, and I just can't bring myself to read it again. I did pull out our game sheet and looked at it to see the words you played and the one that stuck out the most was the word "Forgiveness" you even had a !, after it. My dear brother you were forgiven. I still can't believe it at times."

This tribute was added by Melissa Pitts on 24th August 2012

"Well it took me a little bit of time to write to you i miss you so much it hurts i just want you to know how much i love you and miss you, you are the best dad anyone could ever have. You taught us so much we had so many good times you were always there for us.I always felt so proud of you I wish we had more time together but I cherish every memory we had I LOVE YOU DADDY forever and alway"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 22nd August 2012

"Dear Brother,
found myself thinking of you this morning, I see your face every where. I miss you..... Thank you for giving us all so many memories. I Love you."

This tribute was added by Shirley Larson on 20th August 2012

"Ty and I got together in 1997 & stayed together for 7 years. I kept my promise that to you that I would always be here 4 u untill death do us part. I shed tears 4 you r gone and I Smile cuz you have Lived! Death leaves a heartache no 1 can Heal. LOVE leaves a memory no 1 can steal.You once told me, Life is not measured by the # of breaths we take,but by the moments that took r breath away"

This tribute was added by Chris Rocha on 14th August 2012

"Ty will always be missed. He was a big part of my life for the past 23 years. He was a father to my son Joe and a grandpa to Elena, Nevaeh and Kase. He was always there for all of us when we were a family and even when we were no longer together. We stayed close and were true friends until the end. I will miss him deeply.
Love always Chris Von Dearie Dear"

This tribute was added by Lori Freeman-Judson on 14th August 2012

"Ty, I am so greatful to have been able to catch up with you at your dad's birthday party (uncle Clydes). I will cherish our memories of our family camping trips.  Those were truly the best times in our lives. You will never be forgotten.  Rest in Peace Ty"

This tribute was added by Michele Hernandez on 14th August 2012

"My Dear Brother
I love you, and I am going to miss you very much. I am going to miss playing the game with you, even though you cheated and used a dictionary. I am going to cherish the birthday card that you made for me. All my memories of us  when we were little, playing, walking to school always late, went to high school together,"

This tribute was added by Joann Jetton on 14th August 2012

"Ty was the best friend you would always want forever. He was the most loyal , family man, he was the god father to my two nieces. Actually my niece was named after him. He taught me alot about life and he always told me that there is three sides to every situation. My side, your side and the truth. He always knew what advice to give when I needed a shoulder to cry on. love you Uncle Ty"

This tribute was added by Denise Bankston on 13th August 2012

"Well Brother I'm hurtin' deep inside. All I can see is your smile in my mind. A part of me understands yet a part of me don't. I know your out of pain and confusion. I'll always cherish my time with you and remember you everytime I pour milk on my cereal (while spinning my bowl) the little quirk we discovered we shared. Our camping trips and all the fun stuff we did. I Love you !"


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