- by Carolyne Volpe Curley / Carolyne@WestEssexNOW.com Published 4:35pm
Brendan was born and raised in Livingston. In 2013, he graduated from Seton Hall Preparatory School where he was an active member of the student body. Brendan participated on the Lacrosse Team, the Ambassador's Club, the Knights of Setonia,
the Math and Spanish Honor Societies and was a member of the National Honor Society and the Student Council. In addition, Brendan's time at the Prep was also well-remembered by his role as President of the Gaelic Club and as being the recipient of the Monsignor Tuohy Award for having achieved a GPA of over 4.0 for all four years at Seton Hall.
Brendan Tevlin just turned 19 in May and had completed his freshman year at the University of Richmond where he was a member of the Lacrosse Club.
Brendan's life revolved around his family, his friends and he was a well-loved member of the Irish community. As a talented bagpiper, he often played with the Essex County Shillelagh Pipes and Drums for parades, community events and Irish gatherings. Brendan also enjoyed summers with family and friends in Lavallette where he was an avid surfer.
Brendan is survived by:
- Michael and Allison Tevlin
- Barbara and Neil McNulty of Livingston
- Thomas and Carolyn Tevlin of Caldwell and Lavallette
Michaela, Brian and Sean
Brendan is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family and countless dear friends.
The arrangements for Brendan's Wake and Funeral Mass are as follows:
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Brendan's name to:
Seton Hall Preparatory School
120 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052
Message of Condolence
Notes of sympathy may be written to the family online here.
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