Peter Tighe

Obituary of Peter Francis Tighe

Peter Francis Tighe 


December 7, 1959 – April 22, 2021 


Peacefully at Lakeridge Health- Oshawa on April 22, 2021.  Loving son of Barbara Nicks and the late Gary Tighe.  Predeceased by his partner, Jane Bennett.  Dear father of Laurie Tighe (Drew) and Lynette Tighe (Justin) and grandfather of Aiden Tighe.  Peter will be sorely missed by his sister, Teresa Jensen and niece Pamela Jensen.  Predeceased by his Aunt Elizabeth Jones and Uncle James Watt.  Peter will be fondly remembered by his Uncle Robert Watt (Nancy), cousins Susan Freeman (Doug), Erica Comeau, Rennie Watt (Tracey) and their families.  He will be lovingly remembered by his Aunt Christina Tighe and all the Tighe cousins and their families.   


Peter was employed by Goodyear for 20 years and will be remembered for his love of animals and Formula 1 racing.  Special thank you to Dr. Darko and to the nurses of the ICU at Lakeridge Health- Bowmanville. 


Cremation has taken place.  Respecting Peter’s wishes, there will be no service.   A family get together to celebrate his life will take place when Covid restrictions are lifted. Donations in Peter’s memory can be made to the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation. 


Peter was a kind and loving soul.  Rest in peace, rest in peace. 

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