Rosemary A. (DiGregorio) Tyrrell, 73, of Keyport, New Jersey passed away peacefully on April 2, 2023, at
Hackensack University Medical Center. She was born in Weehawken, and previously resided in North
Bergen, Fraser (MI), Ridgefield Park, Teaneck and Hackensack, before moving to Keyport 13 years ago.
As a graduate of North Bergen High School, Plaza Business School and Kovat’s Real Estate School in
Paramus, Roe spent her entire career as a medical secretary and proudly worked at the School of
Radiology at Hackensack Hospital.
Roe was a loving, caring and hardworking single-mother, grandmother, aunt and friend who could light
up a room with a quick joke or witty response to make anyone smile and laugh out loud. She especially
enjoyed talking and meeting with friends and family over coffee with her signature saying, “What’s
going on?!?! – Tell me everything!” will forever be remembered. She also loved to dance and listen to
classic rock music with The Eagles being her favorite band and attended numerous concerts over the
Roe was predeceased by her father Nicola DiGregorio; her loving mother Carmela Calabrese DiGregorio;
beloved brothers Marco DiGregorio and John D. DiGregorio; her nephews Marc DiGregorio and Dominic
R. DiGregorio, Jr.; nieces Linda Brown and Linda DiGregorio.
She is survived by her loving son, Joseph Scott Tyrrell and his caring wife Kelly of Caldwell, NJ and her
cherished granddaughter Katie Sophia; her loving brother Dominic DiGregorio, Sr. of Monroe, NJ and
many adoring nieces and nephews. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to The New Jersey Advocates for Aging Well
(NJAAW) which provides leadership in public policy and education to enable older adults to live with
independence and dignity in their communities. https://www.njaaw.org/donate/ or the American
Diabetes Association https://diabetes.org/
Invited family and friends will gather to celebrate her life on Saturday, April 15, 2023, from 5pm-9pm at
Yesterday’s Restaurant, 3153 State Route 35, Hazlet, NJ 07730.
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