Tyrone D. Henderson, 72, of New Haven, entered eternal rest on August 1, 2017.

Mr. Henderson was born in Goshen, VA on October 2, 1944, a son of the late Russell Henderson and Myrtle Thomas Henderson.

He was a self-employed Painter and would often offer rides to the elderly and others in need.

Mr. Henderson leaves to cherish loving memories, a son, Sean L. Clarke (Lidgia); sisters, Dorothy Minor Marion (Phillip) and Wanda Ortiz (George); and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was predeceased by brothers, Tyrus and Tyrees Henderson; and a sister, Carolyn Shepard.

A celebration of Mr. Henderson’s life and legacy will be held Monday, August 7, 2017, at 6:00 PM at Curvin K. Council Funeral Home, 128 Dwight St., New Haven. Viewing will be held from 5:00-6:00 PM. Burial will be private.