MONAGHAN - Thomas J. Of West Seneca, entered into rest February 27, 2013, beloved husband of Frances (nee Licata) Monaghan; devoted father of Thomas J. Jr. (Gail) Monaghan, Carol (Ronald) Kozub, Kathy (Steve) Battaglia and Susan (Robert) Guarino; cherished grandfather of Lisa, Steve, Sean, Luke, Cassidy, Tyler, Madison, Isabella and the late Joshua; loving son of the late Thomas A. and S. Veronica Monaghan; dear brother of the late Elizabeth "Betty" Monaghan and Marion (late Donald) Johnston; fond brother-in-law of Matthew (late Rose) Licata, Sara (late Edward) Zwifka, Angeline (late Edward) Smietana, Susie (Jerry) Wood and the late Connie, Mary Ann, Carmela, Rose and Jennie; also survived by relatives and friends. Relatives and friends may visit the LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME (Southtowns Chapel), 3060 Abbott Rd. near Lake Ave. on Thursday from 7-9 PM and Friday from 3-8 PM, where the funeral will be held on Saturday morning at 8:30 o'clock and a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. John Vianney Church at 9:30 o'clock. Entombment Holy Cross Cemetery. Mr. Monaghan was a Navy veteran of the Korean War. He was the retired Area Director of the United Auto Workers Region 9. Online condolences may be made to www.lombardofuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Lombardo Funeral Home - Southtowns Chapel
3060 Abbot Road Orchard Park, NY 14127
(716) 823-4812

Published in the Buffalo News on Feb. 28, 2013