Born in Webster, he was the son of the late Francis T. and Enid (Hannah) Tyrrell.
Dennis also known as “Mr. T” to the children in Shrewsbury, where he worked for the maintenance department for over 30 years in the school department.
He was an avid Red Sox fan, he loved golfing and spending time with his dogs.
He is survived by his son, Kevin P. Tyrrell and his wife Jennifer of Shrewsbury; four grandchildren, Alexis, Ace, Isaac and Ivy Tyrrell; and his great-grandson, Cody all of Shrewsbury. He is also survived by his sister, Dianne Lakutis of Lexington.
At the family’s request all funeral services will be private,
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Chiampa Funeral Home, ~Sumner House~, 5 Church Rd., On the Common, Shrewsbury.