Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home & Memorial Park

2551 North Armistead Ave, Hampton, VA


Forrest Dale Tyndall

September 14, 1958February 12, 2020

It is with great sadness that the family of Forrest Dale Tyndall, announces his passing on February 12, 2020, at the age of 61 years.

Forrest was born September 14, 1958, to the late Donald L. and Rose Tyndall. He graduated from Poquoson High School in 1976 and went on to attend East Carolina University where he played football. Forrest loved all sports. He was an avid golfer and spent many days playing at Kiln Creek Golf Club and Williamsburg Golf and Country Club where he was a member. Forrest was a loving, supporting, and caring husband, father, and brother. He truly loved all of his friends and family, and was always the "life of the party".

He is preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Rose Tyndall, grandparents, and his beloved dog Kelsey. Forrest is survived by his wife of 39 years, Rosanne Gallagher Tyndall, his daughter, Brittany Tyndall, his son, Sean Tyndall (Molly) and future granddaughter, his sister, Donna Tyndall Jackson (Stephen), and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Visitation with the family will be held at Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home 2551 N. Armistead Ave, Hampton on Sunday, February 16, 2020 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. The funeral service will be held at Tabernacle United Methodist Church 831 Poquoson Ave, Poquoson on Monday, February 17, 2020 at 11:00 am with interment to immediately follow at Parklawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the National Diabetes Association.

Friends are encouraged to visit www.parklawn-woodfh.com to share memories and offer words of condolence with the family.


  • Visitation Sunday, February 16, 2020
  • Funeral Service Monday, February 17, 2020


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Regina McVaugh

February 19, 2020

So sorry to hear about the passing of Forrest. As his classmate, we had many laughs together. He was a kind man with a giving heart. It's sad to learn we have lost another one of our graduating class. My heart goes out to his family.

Kathy Evans-Brauer

February 17, 2020

My heartfelt sympathy to the family. I have not seen Forrest in many years, but remember what a sweet person he was and that great smile.
May your memories sustain you now and always.

Kathy Evans Brauer
PHS Class of 1975


February 14, 2020

It is with great sadness that my family and I heard of (Coach) Forrest Tyndall's passing. Forrest was an amazing person, coach and friend. We spent 15 years in Virginia and 8 of them coaching together with Sean, Michael and JD in basketball, baseball, football, soccer and golf. These were the best times of my life. Sadly we had to move from Virginia 15 years ago and lost touch over time as our family lives became so involved. However, this never stopped us from remembering the good times our families had together. Michael and JD would often to this day talk about something awesome that happened in a game when were were coaching them. Rosanne always invited my wife and I over and Forrest loved doing things with his family and was a great cook on the grill. He was like a brother to me when we lived in Virginia. I could talk to him about anything. We all will miss him, but we will continue to remember the good times our families had together and the impact he made on our family when we lived in Virginia. I am sorry we did not do a better job of staying in touch after we left Virginia, Love, John, Marielena, JD, Michael, Vincent & Angel DiGianivittorio.

Rita (Holt) Byrd

February 14, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with the family in this time of sorrow. I was a PHS classmate of Forrest and will always remember him with a smile on his face. May the family remember all the good times and keep those memories close to your heart.

Trey Forrest

February 14, 2020

Forrest was a great man. He was always kind to my wife and I. He always went out of his way to come talk to us. I enjoyed hunting with him. He always seemed to be happy And generous. We will always remember him. He’s in a good place. He’s probably up there playing golf and looking down on his loving family.

Love Trey & Lindsey.

Karen Rollins

February 14, 2020

Donna and Family,
I was saddened to hear of Forrest's passing. I had not seen him in many years, but he was such a sweet guy. God's comfort to you all.