Jeffrey Ray Tyger

Jeffrey Ray Tyger, 55 of Punxsutawney, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019, surrounded by his family at home.

Jeffrey was born February 20, 1964, in Punxsutawney, to the late Byron and Carol (Ott) Tyger. August 12, 1995, he married his wife Melda (Rickard) Tyger of Punxsutawney.

Melda had two children that Jeffery loved and considered his own; Richard Outman, Jr. and wife Tasha of Olean, NY and April Bush and husband Jeff of Punxsutawney, along with four grandchildren; Logan and Bailey Bush, Serus and Jassica Outman along with several other step grandchildren and step great- grandchildren.

Jeffrey was an avid Pittsburgh Penguins fan and loved collecting comic books in his spare time.

Friends will be received from 11-2 PM on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney, where a funeral service will be held at 2 PM with VNA Hospice Chaplin Lori Parks officiating.

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