James W. “Jim” Tiernan, 61, of Latrobe, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019 at his home. He was born September 12, 1957 in Rahway, NJ, a son of James Tiernan and the late Janet (Shomo) Tiernan.
James was a veteran of the United States Army. Prior to his retirement he served as a Corrections Officer Sergeant for the New Jersey Home for Boys. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion. James was an outdoorsman with two of his favorite pastimes being camping and fishing.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his step daughter, Janice Price, and his brother John Tiernan. In addition to his father, he is survived by his son, Sandy Tiernan; his daughter, Amanda Jucks; three step daughters, Beth Orban, Megan Brown, and Amber Lynn; and four grandchildren.
Services and interment are private. The Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc. in Latrobe is in charge of arrangements.