NEW BERN - Thomas A. Fallon, 86, passed away on June 7, 2012.
A belated celebration of his life and memorial will be held Friday, November 23, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Old St. Paul Catholic Church, 504 Middle Street, New Bern, N.C.
Thomas was a resident of New Bern for 21 years relocating from Somers, N.Y. He and his wife, Ann would have been married 60 years on June 21, 2012.
He was a veteran of World War II in the U.S. Navy. His biggest thrill of recent times was being a part of the Honor Flight in South Eastern NC on September 21, 2011. He had been in the real estate business for 35 years in New York, Connecticut and here in North Carolina. He was also a past member of the Craven County Community Band and an avid golfer for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Ann; sons, Daniel J. Fallon and wife Wendy, and their children, Cassie, Connor and Mikayla of Granby, Conn., Thomas J. Fallon and wife Ester and their children, Elena and Tyler of Poughquag, N.Y.; and daughter, MaryEllen and husband Greg of Raleigh, N.C.; and sister, Rosemary Passman of Southern Pines, N.C.
Memorial donations in Thomas' memory may be made to Rhems Volunteer Fire Dept. and Rescue Squad, 5860 Hwy 17 South, New Bern, NC 28562.
Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.