Thomas Gilsinan, 63, of Bedford, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015. He was born on Dec. 9, 1951, in Teaneck, New Jersey, a son of the late Sylvester and Dorothy Gilsinan. He graduated high school from Delaware Academy in Dehli, NY. Thomas obtained a Bachelors and Masters degree from Oswego University in NY; He was an active member of Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was a teacher for many years, a skilled carpenter, and worked in the maintenance department at Liberty University until his death. Thomas is survived by two sisters, Dorothy Packman and Ann Soldega; a brother, Robert Gilsinan; and numerous nieces and nephews. A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015 at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church with Father Salvador AÃ±onuevo celebrating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the Mass at the church. Burial will be in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Tenafly, NJ. Arrangements by Burch-Messier Funeral Home, Bedford, 540-586-7360.
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Published in Bedford Bulletin from Sept. 16 to Sept. 17, 2015