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Thomas James Vermeal

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Thomas James Vermeal Obituary
Thomas James Vermeal

AGE: 88 • Brick

It is with much sadness and heavy hearts that the Vermeal family regrets to announce the passing of their much loved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, Thomas James Vermeal, 88, of Brick Township. Tom died Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at Ocean Medical Center, in Brick. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Nancy Vermeal; their 2 sons, Mark Thomas and his wife Rachel of Golden, CO, and Paul Anthony and his wife Krista of Wethersfield, CT; his 2 grandchildren Mark and Abigail; and his niece Lynn M. Schicker of Florida. He was predeceased by his parents, James and Emily Vermeal and his sister Margaret McKinley; as well as many friends and relatives.

Thomas was born and raised in Jersey City, and was a lifelong Giants fan. He raised his family in North Bergen for many years before moving to Brick in 1995. He retired in 1991 after 35 years of service with Maxwell House Coffee Co. in Hoboken. While living in North Bergen, he was very active with the Boy Scouts of America. Tom was also a member of St. Martha's RC Church in Point Pleasant.

A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, October 29, 2017, from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Colonial Funeral Home, 2170 Highway 88, Brick. Condolences can be sent to the family at

He will be remembered with love.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Oct. 27, 2017
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