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Memorial visitation

Sunday July 28th, 2019
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Sunday July 28th, 2019

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Sunday July 28th, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm

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Tyler James Derossett

Tyler J. Derossett, 30 of Streator passed away Wednesday (July 24, 2019) in Streator.

A memorial visitation will be held on Sunday from 4-7PM at the Winterrowd Funeral Home with full military honors conducted by members of the Streator American Legion and VFW at 4 PM.

A celebration of life service will be held on Sunday at 6:30PM at the funeral home.

Honorary pallbearers will be Anthony ‘TJ” Leslie and Stephen “SteveO” Bennett.

Tyler was born on March 6, 1989 in Streator to Larry and Tina (Burns) Derossett  Jr.

Surviving is his son, Jhase Aaron Derossett of Streator, mother  Tina Derossett of Streator, father Larry Derossett, Jr.,  of Brentwood, TN, brother Jaxon (Hallei) Derossett of Brentwood, TN, maternal grandmother Kathy Stephens of Streator, maternal grandfather Rodney Burns, Sr. of Poplar Bluff, MO., paternal step grandfather Frank Taylor of Manville, nephew Bentley Derossett of Streator, uncles Rodney, Todd and Kevin Burns, Kevin (Jamie) Derossett ,Stanley (Ali)  Taylor and Rick Derossett, aunt, Melanie Derossett,  former wife Lani (Pellino) Derossett of Streator,  significant other April Kelly of Streator,  several cousins, great aunts, and uncles and too many military brothers to mention but all very loved. 

He is preceded in death by paternal grandfather, Larry Derossett Sr. and paternal grandmother, Mary Ellen Taylor.

Tyler attended Streator Grade Schools and graduated from Streator High School in 2007. 

He served in the U.S. Army and toured in Iraq and Afghanistan and was discharged in 2013. 

He liked spending time outdoors fishing and camping, playing D&D and hanging out with Khaos Ordinance.

22 Veterans commit suicide every day.  Today it felt like 23.

 To learn more go to mission22.com.

Memorials may be made in his name to Mission22.com

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I'm so sorry for you loss. I didn't know Tyler but I wanted to give my condolences. As a veteran and as someone who has also struggled with this battle, you and your family are in my thoughts.

Leo May 28 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Derossett

Autumn Jul 29 2019 12:00 AM

Tina, we were so sorry to hear of your loss. You are i our thoughts and prayers.

Linda and David Zavada Jul 29 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Derossett

Cee-Cee Jul 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Derossett

Michael Horkey Jul 28 2019 12:00 AM

Sharing my condolences in Coal City. I'm sorry to hear this man is now included in the 22 Day

Kristin (Conner) Sayers Jul 27 2019 12:00 AM

I love you man. You were the brother I always wanted and the kid I wanted to be. You helped mold me into the mani am now. RIP brother I love you with all my heart.

Anthony Leslie (TJ) Jul 26 2019 12:00 AM

You ment more to us than you will ever know. I'm just sorry I didn't tell you when u were here. You will be missed

Jamaic Jul 26 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Derossett

Amanda Barrett Jul 26 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Tyler Derossett

Patricia Lamagno Jul 26 2019 12:00 AM

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