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Howard D. Tierson

February 8, 1932 ~ February 13, 2017 (age 85)

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Lyons – Howard Duane Tierson, 85 entered eternal rest on Monday, February 13, 2017 at Newark-Wayne Community Hospital – ER.

     There will be no prior calling hours. Family and friends may attend a Memorial Service on Saturday (Feb. 25) at Cross Creek Church, 3700 State Route 31, Palmyra at 1 p.m. Private burial in the Spring of 2017.

     In memory of Howard, in lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Cross Creek Church or Lincoln Baptist Church, 4976 Lincoln Road, Macedon, NY 14502.

     Howard was born the son of the late Isaac and Carrie (DeGroat) Tierson in Williamson, NY. He was a graduate of Williamson High School, class of 1950. After 40+ years at American Can Co. in Fairport he retired as a Machinist. Howard enjoyed traveling, fishing and walking. Also, he enjoyed meeting all the retires from American Can on the first Wednesday of every month. Above all else, he loved to spend time with his family and walking with his grandchildren. Howard was a member of Cross Creek Church and the Newark VFW – Post 2883.

     The funeral home proudly flies the Army flag in honor of Howard’s service to our country.

     Howard will be lovingly remembered by his wife Marcia Horton; son Bruce (Sandy) Tierson of AL; daughter Kris (Mike Clingerman) Tierson of Lyons; step-son Mike Morris of FL; step-daughter Cindy Foggin of TN; grandchildren Dustin (Danielle) DeCook, Tiffany (Stacey) Brown, Joshua (Emily) Foggin, Megan (Tyler) Lamb, Jason Tierson, Brianna Tierson, Neil (Daniela) Tierson and Sara (Scott) Upchurch; great grandchildren Jaxson DeCook, Samuel Foggin, Liam and Maddy Gearhart, Ari Tierson and Katlyn Upchurch; brother Laverne (Dorothea) Tierson; several nieces and nephews.

     Howard was predeceased by his first wife Alice Tierson in 2004.

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 Service Information

Memorial Service
February 25, 2017

1:00 PM
Cross Creek Church
3700 Route 31
Palmyra, NY 14522

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