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In Memory of

Thomas P. Donnelly

July 29, 1933 - August 9, 2017

Obituary


Thomas P. Donnelly, of Cary, North Carolina (late of New York City); passed away on Wednesday, August 9th 2017 at 84 years of age. Born in Cloone, Co. Leitrim, Ireland; Tom arrived in the United States in 1954. He served in the U.S. Army with the 3rd Infantry Division. A Local 3 electrician by trade, he became Service Manager of Well Fargo Alarm Services for NYC, retiring in 1994. Tom was the beloved husband of the late Kathleen (nee Donnelly... yes, Donnelly), who passed away in 2009 and loving father of Tommy (& Susan), Gerald...

Thomas P. Donnelly, of Cary, North Carolina (late of New York City); passed away on Wednesday, August 9th 2017 at 84 years of age. Born in Cloone, Co. Leitrim, Ireland; Tom arrived in the United States in 1954. He served in the U.S. Army with the 3rd Infantry Division. A Local 3 electrician by trade, he became Service Manager of Well Fargo Alarm Services for NYC, retiring in 1994. Tom was the beloved husband of the late Kathleen (nee Donnelly... yes, Donnelly), who passed away in 2009 and loving father of Tommy (& Susan), Gerald and Monica Foley(& Todd). Dearest grandfather of Emily Foley, Ciarrai & Riona Donnelly; he is also survived by his devoted sisters, Myra Fischer (of Queens) and Josephine McCarthy (of Cavan, Ireland) as well as many nieces and nephews... from Astoria to Australia. He will be sorely missed by many friends on both sides of the Atlantic. A funeral service will take place, Tuesday (Aug. 15th) 10:30am; at Saint Pancras R.C. Church (Glendale). Final disposition to follow, at Fresh Pond Crematory (Middle Village).
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in his memory to: The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (888) 733-6741 or at https://pulmonaryfibrosis.donorpages.com/Tribute/ThomasDonnelly