Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on August 23, 2014 in his 81st year. Beloved husband of 53 years to Fran (nee Cosgrove). Loving father of Thomas Jr. (Anne Marie), Lisa (Ian Davis), and Brian (Brook Renaud). Adored grandpa of Jordyn, Daniel, Dylan, Baya, Aidan, and Grace. Tom was a retired pipe fitter with Chrysler’s. He was a proud member of the Bendo Blazers Hockey Team and cherished the friendships he made with them. Tom was also an avid golfer and was a member of Fox Glen Golf & Country Club. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Gall, Dawn and the staff of the Hospice Residential Homes for their care and support. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice Residential Homes would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place and a private family service was held at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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