top banner

Obituary Listings

Gerald Tighe

August 12, 1930 June 7, 2019
Gerald Tighe
There are condolences waiting approval on Gerald's Tribute wall
Obituary for Gerald Tighe

Gerald Tighe, age 88, of Council Bluffs, passed away June 7, 2019 at Bethany Lutheran Home.

Gerald was born August 12, 1930 in Council Bluffs to the late David and Elizabeth (McGinn) Tighe. Gerald proudly served his country in the Iowa Army National Guard from 1947 to 1949, when he entered the US Air Force on April 25, 1949. Gerald served until July 1, 1973, including two tours in Korea, retiring as a Senior Master Sergeant special agent O.S.I, Office of Special Investigations USAF. He was a member of St. Peters Church, a life member of American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans.

Gerald is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Coralie C. Tighe in 2011; siblings, Genevieve, Edward, David, James Patrick and Joseph.

Survivors include daughter, Suann Tighe Hosler (fiancé Dan Schroeder); sons, Frank (Nancy) Tighe, David (fiancé Beth Weidenhof)Tighe; grandchildren, Bradley, Brian, Daniel, and Megan Tighe, Chesleigh, Schyler and Sydnee Hosler; sister, Elizabeth Tighe McCabe; brother, Walter (Sharon) Tighe; many nieces; nephews; great-grandchildren and cousins.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Gerald Tighe, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Recitation of the Rosary

Friday

14

Jun

6:00 PM 6/14/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/14/2019 8:00:00 PM
Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory

545 Willow Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Followed with visitation until 8:00pm

Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory
545 Willow Avenue Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Saturday

15

Jun

10:00 AM 6/15/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Peter's Catholic Church

1 Bluff Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

With military rites by Offutt Air Force Base Honor Guard. Luncheon will follow at the Walnut Hill Reception Center.

St. Peter's Catholic Church
1 Bluff Street Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

St. Joseph Cemetery Final Resting Place

E. Pierce Street/McPherson Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

E. Pierce Street/McPherson Avenue Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Gerald Tighe

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Gerald

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.
Loading...