Noel A. Tooher

Noel A. Tooher, of Osterville, formerly of Scituate, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at the age of 58, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Stamford, CT to the late John and Marianne Tooher. Devoted father of Niles Tooher and his wife, Kelly, of Swampscott, and Griffin Tooher of Scituate. Brother of Mary Beth Kilduff of Bedford, Jonathan Tooher of GA and David Tooher of VA. Former husband of Elly Kern of Scituate. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and friends whose lives he touched. As a graduate of The University of Utah with a B.S. in Chemistry, he spent his career focused on the advancement of water based coating development and manufacturing. He was a true scientist. He was an active member of his communities as a Boy Scout leader, Sunday School teacher and always an advocate for his familys dreams. He loved music, reading, traveling, camping, and being with his family. Noel is a visionary in both life and its philosophies. He is an inspiration to all for his optimism and fortitude. His strength, devotion and passion will live on in all those he loved. Friends and family are invited to attend visiting hours at the Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home, 382 First Parish Rd. in Scituate, MA on Sunday, Nov. 11 at 1 p.m. followed by a Celebration of Life at 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Osterville Free Library or your local food pantry. For condolences/information visit Richardson - Gaffey Funeral Home 781 545-0196

Funeral Home

Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home
382 First Parish Road Scituate, MA 020663313
(781) 545-0196

Published in The Patriot Ledger on Nov. 9, 2012