Terrance Tassell

Van Tassell, Terrance Gene of Beacon, entered into rest January 11, 2016, at Castle Point VA Medical Center. He was 55.
Born in Beacon March 21, 1960 he was the son of the late Eugene and Mildred (Betty) Parker Van Tassell.
Terrance was a retired Correctional Officer for Downstate Correctional Facility, Fishkill.
He was a member of The Emerald Society, Downstate, and a former Volunteer for Beacon Volunteer Ambulance Corps. , as well as a member of St. John the Evangelist’s Church, Beacon.
Terrance served in the U.S. Navy from 1978-1982.
On September 7, 1985 at St. Mary’s Church, Fishkill he married Lorraine T. Antonecchia, she survives him at home.
Along with his wife Lorraine, Survivors include: two sons, Patrick Van Tassell of Yonkers, and Gregory Van Tassell of Fishkill, his daughter, Melissa (Todd) Post of Plattekill, three grandchildren, Ares, Venus and Savannah Post, three brothers, Roger, Thomas and Peter Van Tassell, one sister, Jeanne Wiley, Mother & Father In Law, Lilly and Danny Antonecchia, as well as several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was predeceased by two brothers, Ralph and John Van Tassell.
Visitation will be held Friday, January 15, 2016 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY.
A Christian Mass will be Celebrated Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 11:00 AM at St. John the Evangelist Church, 31 Willow St. Beacon, NY.
Memorial donations may be made to: Veteran Administration Volunteer Services 41 Castle Point Rd. Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
Arrangements are under the direction of Jarett D. Quick of Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY 12508 (845)831-0179
For directions or to leave an online condolence please visit www.libbyfuneralhome.com

Date Of Service
Friday, January 15, 2016 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM

Location Of Service
Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY

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  1. Marianne and Lynn DeCerbo says:

    Lorraine, Patrick, Greg, and your entire family,

    We are so deeply sorry for your loss. So many fond memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time. God Bless.

    With Deepest Sympathy,
    Marianne and Lynn

  2. Sharon Haight Camacho says:

    Heaven has A true angel ,I will miss you were a dear friend to me .I know your smiling down upon us until we met again

  3. Joanne Fitzgerald says:

    To Jeanne and the entire Van Tassell family,

    Keeping one & all in my heart
    and in my every prayer…
    May God and your many angels
    hold you up and may His Perfect Peace
    bring you reassurance and comfort.
    In Deepest Sympathy,
    Joanne Fitzgerald

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