Dowdell, Tyrone Lee, Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away unexpectedly on December 21, 2012 at his home. He was 61 years old. Tyrone L. Dowdell was born on September 8, 1951 in Saginaw, Michigan. He graduated from Saginaw High School in 1970. Tyrone was employed by Delphi in the Safety Division retiring after more than 30 years of service. He was a member of the U.A.W. Surviving are his daughter, Teonia L. Wigham of Akron, Ohio; his mother, Eloise Spain of Detroit; three brothers: David (Nadine) Dowdell of Saginaw, Terry Spain of Milwaukee, WI, and Ron Spain; two sisters: Gloria Butler and Josephine Henderson both of Detroit, Michigan; Also surviving are a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Spain and a sister, Delores Spain. Friends are welcome to visit on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 from 3:00-8:00 p.m. at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State Street). In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Dowdell Family care of Teonia Wigham. Please share your thoughts and memories at the funeral home or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.