Mary E. Tyrell, 75, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Green Mt. Nursing Home in Colchester. She was born on Jan. 8, 1937 in Shelburne, the daughter of Alfred Sr. and Anna (Stokes) Provost. She loved her family and friends who survive her including her children, Richard and wife, Nadine Morrill, and their family, of Colchester; and Angela Morrill and her family of Milton; sons-in-law, Stephan VanDerHulst and Donald Francis; and many special grandchildren, nieces and nephews, who will miss her dearly. She also leaves her sister, Theresa Peters of Burlington; brother, Alfred Provost Jr. and wife, Patricia, of Florida; and sister, Cheryl Beaulieu and husband, Paul, of Essex; in-laws, Fred Valiquette and Linda and Martha Provost. She was predeceased by three children, Jay Lee Morrill, Brenda Lee Morrill-Francis, and Janet L. VanDerHulst; and siblings, Janet Provost, Janice Valiquette, John Provost Sr., and Theodore Provost Sr.