Timothy David McNerney, 21, of Butler was unexpectedly taken from his family and his many friends on Thursday.
Born Jan. 3, 1991, Tim was a student, musician and athlete, and was known as"Superman," Super Running Back (#5 at Knoch High School and W&J), Super Son, brother, nephew, coach, mentor and friend to all. He was a senior business major at Washington & Jefferson College.
He was the cherished son of Denise and Robert McNerney; the younger brother of Patrick McNerney; the grandson of Francis and Frances Schanck (Meam and Pap), and Ruth and the late Joseph McNerney. He was also cherished and loved by his uncles and aunts, Mary Byrd, Jack and Judy Schanck, Joe and Jane McNerney, Keith and Joanie Schanck, David and Judy McNerney, Joni Schanck, Beth and Brad Thayer, Daniel and Lisa McNerney, Sarah and Mike Curran, Bridget McNerney, Ed McNerney and Angela McNerney. He is also dearly missed by his many cousins, friends, colleagues and fellow teammates.
In life, Tim worked hard, played hard, always did his best and, in doing so, inspired and challenged others to do so as well. He enjoyed life to the fullest and shared that joy with all those around him.
And....now I'm chillin
Fresh outta class feelin
And, now I don't even care
Long as me and my team in here
MCNERNEY - Friends of Timothy David McNerney, who died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, will be received at the Young Funeral Home, 127 W. Jefferson St., Butler on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at Holy Sepulcher Church, 1304 E. Cruikshank Road, Butler on Tuesday at 10 a.m.
Interment will be in the Jefferson Memorial Park, Pittsburgh.
For more information, visit www.youngfuneralhomes.com