Thomas John Patrick
AGE: 59 • Bayville
Thomas John Patrick, 59, of the Bayville section of Berkeley Twp., NJ passed away Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013 at home. Born in Valley Forge, PA, he lived in Forked River before moving to Bayville 19 years ago. Tom retired as Assistant Supervisor at Forge Pond Golf Course in Brick, NJ, after 17 years of service. Tom absolutely enjoyed working at the "Pond." The terrific co-workers made working at the "Pond" a pleasure. Tom was also an avid hunter in his younger days and enjoyed his impressive train collection. Tom and Georgeann loved visiting local wineries and brew pubs. Their favorite vacation spot was Ocean City Maryland, where their pet, Jasmine, could join them.
Surviving are his loving wife of 35 years, Georgeann (nee Snyder); his mother and step father, May and George Cost of Palm Bay, FL; his 2 sisters, Florence Cost and Diane Beasley; his beloved brother and Tom's beloved pet, Jasmine.
The family will receive friends Friday, January 4, 2013, 3-5 & 7-9pm at the Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals O'Connell Chapel, 706 Hwy 9, Bayville, NJ. A funeral service will be offered Saturday 10:00am at the funeral home. Entombment to follow at Ocean County Memorial Park, Toms River. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Tom may be made to Fox Chase Cancer Center, 333 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111-2497 or to Van Dyke Hospice, 99 Rte 37 West, Toms River, NJ 08755. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.ryanfuneralhome.com