NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

September 27, 2013

William Gerard Tarmey, 56


Newburyport, MA — William "Bill" Gerard Tarmey left this earth on September 25th, 2013. He is survived by his pride and joy, his son, Patrick Tarmey and his "Perfect Person" granddaughter, Riley Tarmey, as well as his beloved Michelle Miakos and her children, Brian Farnham, Amanda Farnham, and Matthew Purdom. Bill lived BIG, loved BIG and left behind family members with BIG memories. Father William Tarmey, sisters Lisa Tarmey, Barbara Portno, Miles Portino (his only brother-in-law), Kathie Bernardo, Jennifer Aloisi and brother Chris Tarmey. "And Not For Nothing!" he leaves behind his loving nieces and nephews Brendan, Chris, Nate, Kali, Ari, Katie, Mike and Mike, Matthew, Alex, Brie, Hailey, Chelsey, Henry and he meets Bergen on the other side.

ARRANGEMENTS: There will be a celebration of his life Thursday, September 26th, at his second home "The Starboard Galley" starting at 4:00 p.m.

Donations will be accepted in kind and made in his honor to Swiss Nutra Charitable Foundation, a charity founded by William Tarmey and Michelle Miakos to help improve the quality of life of disadvantaged and underprivileged people, specifically their health and nutrition.