Tyler S. Smith, Sr.November 10, 1990 ~ December 30, 2017 (age 27)
Tyler S. Smith Sr., 27, of Tarrs, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at home. He was born Nov. 10, 1990, in Latrobe, a son of Nathan S. and Mary Jo (Takacs) Smith, of Ligonier. Tyler worked for M and N Masonry of Ruffs Dale, was a member of Jacobs Creek Methodist Church and member of the East Huntingdon Township VFD Firemen's Club. He was preceded in death by a brother, Jamie Turcaso. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife: Briana N. (VanSickle) Smith; two children, Tyler Scott Smith Jr. and Aralyn Nicole Smith; his sister, Katie A. Smith, of New Alexandria; his paternal grandmother, Patricia Craver, of Ligonier; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Friends will be received from noon to 2 and 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC., 2072 Route 130, Pleasant Unity, at which time funeral services will be held with Pastor Tom Jones officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to his family. www.bachafh.com.