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John P. Tyska

Date of Birth: 
02/25/1928
Date of Death: 
Friday, October 6, 2017
Birthplace: 
Philadelphia, PA
Service Information: 
Relatives and friends are invited to Visitation on Saturday, October 21st, 2017, 11:00 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at noon at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 5819 Cathedral Rd., Philadelphia PA 19128. 

John Tyska, age 89, formerly of the Roxboroughneighborhood of Philadelphia, passed away on Friday, October 6th, in Bellingham, WA. 

He is survived by his wife, Ann (nee Mortimer), sons Robert, Daniel (Barbara), Joseph (Margaret), and Carl (Belva) Tyska; 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brother Martin Tyska.

In lieu of flowers, donations in John's memory can be made to the Disabled Veterans of America, 5000 Wissahickon Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19144

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Dear Family,  So sorry for your loss.   I find great comfort from the scriptures and one in particular is found at Revelation 21:4 where God promises a future with no more tears, sorrow and pain.    If you would like to see more encouraging Bible-based information, please go to www.jw.org.

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