Timothy J. Meyerrose, 59 of Greensburg formerly of Oakmont in Noblesville, Indiana was called to heaven on May 5, 2014. Since age 7, Tim struggled with diabetes and its related health conditions including a kidney transplant in 1988.
Tim was born April 17, 1955 in Batesville, the son of Russell and Virginia (Laudick) Meyerrose. He was a 1973 graduate of Greensburg Community High School and went on to earn his degree in mechanical engineering from Tri-State University and IUPUI in 1977. Tim was a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon.
Tim worked at AT&T in the department of telephone components and consumer products and most recently for Delphi of Kokomo as a project engineer before his health declined and he was again placed on a kidney transplant list April 2014.
Jan. 30, 1988, Tim entered into the holy sacrament of marriage to Catherine Mattingly at St. Matthew Catholic Church in Indianapolis. As a child, Tim was a Boy Scout and in 1971 he was a recipient of the coveted Eagle Rank, the top award in Scouting. Tim was an active member of Northside H.O.G. and Indiana Rolling Thunder. He was passionate about Harleys, Nascar, family, friends, boating sports, pet schnauzers and traveling; and he especially enjoyed the Alaskan Cruise.
Tim is survived by his loving wife Catherine Meyerrose; parents, Russell and Virginia Meyerrose; brothers, Mike (Juli) Meyerrose, Greg (Karen) Meyerrose, Scott (Sarah) Meyerrose, Doug Meyerrose; and an abundance of nieces and nephews. Tim was preceded in death by nephew, Matthew Meyerrose, and grandparents, Leo and Sarah Laudick.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home, 110 E. North Street Greensburg, Indiana. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 9, 2014, at the funeral home. Father John Geis will be officiating. Tim’s remains will be joined with the remains of this beloved dog, Earlee.
Online condolences can be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com. Timothy Meyerrose will be greatly missed.