Thomas Joseph Ossman

NEW BERN - Thomas Joseph Ossman, 73, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013.

He was a native of Rockland County, an inspector for the New York Department of Transportation and the past chief of Winona Lake Volunteer Fire Department.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Wanda Rion Ossman; daughter, Denise O. Leary of New Bern; sons, Glen Ossman of Smith Mountain Lake, Va., and Eric Ossman of Vienna, Va.; six grandchildren; and two great-grandsons.

As per Tommy's wishes, there will be no services.

Memorials may be made to Pals for Paws, P.O. Box 14740, New Bern, NC 28561-4740,

Online condolences at

Arrangements are by Pollock~Best Funerals & Cremations.

Funeral Home

Pollock-Best Funerals and Cremations
2015 Neuse Boulevard New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 637-5111

Published in Sun Journal from Dec. 17 to Dec. 20, 2013