Thomas (Tom) William Marshall, 70, of Westbrook, passed away at Milford Hospital on March 12, 2013.
Born March 27, 1942 in Middletown, CT to Floyd and Lucy Marshall, Tom was a longtime area resident. Tom was very active in the Elks, serving as Exalted Ruler for 3 terms. He served as past President of the Ancient Order of Hibernians and was a former member of the Board of Directors of Big Brothers in Middletown, CT. Tom's longtime career was as a Tool and Die maker, however his favorite job was driving a school bus during his retirement years.
Tom is survived by his wife, Olive-Marie Marshall, of Westbrook, his sister and brother in-law, Barbara and Vincent Malone, of Middletown, and his three daughters and three son in-laws; Stacy and Anthony Neri of Westbrook, Vicki and Jay Griffin of Old Lyme and Laura and Jeffrey Connolly of East Lyme.
Tom is lovingly remembered by his nine grandchildren, Amber, Cassidy, Mackenzie and Brooke Neri, Brennan and Tanner Griffin, Nichole (Connolly) Richman and Gwenyth and Eliza Connolly.
A memorial service will be held at 12pm Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Swan Funeral Home, 1224 Boston Post Rd., Old Saybrook, CT. Family will receive friends from 10am-12pm prior to services. In lieu of flowers, a donation to
in Tom's name would be appreciated.
The world lost a really good man on Tuesday. Thank you for being a great husband, father, grandfather and friend to all you met. You will be missed forever but never forgotten.