Thomas J. Whalen

Thomas J. Whalen

AGE: 74 • Neptune

Thomas J. Whalen, 74, of Neptune, passed away on Saturday May 4th at Neptune Rehabilitation and Care Center. He was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. and has been a resident of Clifton, Passaic Park, Lyndhurst and most recently Neptune, N.J. since 2006. Thomas was a 40 year member of and worked for the Ironworker District Council of Northern Jersey Local 483.

He is predeceased by his parents, William and Rose Whalen; his brother, James Whalen and his sister, Anne Campbell. Surviving is a daughter, Michele Comey and her husband Nick; a son, William Whalen; granddaughters, Erin and Cara Comey; two brothers, William Whalen and his wife Rebecca; John Whalen and his wife Carol; a sister, Rosemary Crocker and her husband Frank. He is also survived by 12 nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Friday, May 10, 2013 from 2 -4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at the Bongarzone Funeral Home, 2400 Shafto Road, Tinton Falls. A Funeral Mass will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at the Church of St. Anselm, Tinton Falls. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the or the Church of St. Anselm 1028 Wayside Road, Wayside, NJ. For online condolences and directions please visit his memorial website at www.bongarzonefuneral


Funeral Home

Bongarzone Funeral Home
2400 Shafto Road Tinton Falls, NJ 07712

Published in Asbury Park Press on May 8, 2013