Thomas Jude Greaney
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OLIVE BRIDGE - “Thomas Jude Greaney, 60, passed away peacefully among his family at his home in Olive Bridge, on Jan. 5 2014. Thom was born on Oct. 27, 1953. in Rockaway Park, N.Y. He attended St. Francis de Sales grammar school, Brooklyn Tech H.S. and Sullivan County Community College. In 1977 he joined the FDNY where he served for 25 years. He retired as Lieutenant of Ladder 175 in 2003. Thom is survived by his beloved children, Liam, Alison & Mairead, grandchildren, Dorian Jude and Nova Lei, and beloved nieces and nephews and loyal friends. Services will be held on Fri. Jan. 10 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 10 at Dennis O’Connor Funeral Home in Rockaway Beach. Funeral mass will be Sat Jan. 11 at 10:45 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Belle Harbor, N.Y.

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Published in Daily Freeman from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2014.
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February 19, 2014
We all miss your inspiration & compassion,
Janice, Woodstock ny
jm wagner
January 13, 2014
My Dad and I , Christmas in Hawaii, 2012
Thank you very much to whomever created this tribute page.
My fathers funeral was an honorable tribute and farewell orchestrated by his brothers from Fire Department of New York City. It was beautiful and breath taking. It was standing room only, and hundreds of firemen there. during the communion service the smoke detectors started beeping and the church allowed it to beep through the communion ceremony. It had to be my dad, his last message to his brothers to always be aware, and it broke the tension of sadness, and truly became a celebration into heaven. Aloha
Liam Greaney, Thoms Son
January 12, 2014
Firefighter, fisherman, farmer, friend...You will always be an inspiration.
Michael Mulvey
January 11, 2014
So sorry to hear of Thom's passing. We will miss 'farmer Thom' in our upstate small town community. He always brought had a smile, handshake, friendship and words of wisdom. Our deepest sympathies to all of his family and friends.
Victoria & George Becker
January 11, 2014
there are no words ~
r.i.p., dear thom
with love, bobbi & mike nicholls
January 11, 2014
I was so sorry to hear of Tom's death. My Husband Tom and I were able to meet Tom through Larry when he first came up here. He loved building his home in the woods . It was a true opus for him. Always a pleasure when I ran into him.i am sorry for your loss. Another good man gone. If any peace can be found,it is that Tom and Larry's spirits are together again. My prayers that you all may find peace.
Eileen Kennedy
January 11, 2014
Thanks for everything Thom.
Chris Gessner
January 10, 2014
WE HAVE LOST A GOOD GUY, YOU WILL BE MISSED R.I.P
January 10, 2014
Bless you my brother
greg cecere
January 10, 2014
Rest in Peace Brother!
January 10, 2014
My sincerest sympathies.....Tom was such a sweet man...Thoughts and prayers are with you all as a family.
Love, Michelle
michelle howard
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