Thomas M. Morris
1956 - 2018
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Thomas M. Morris, 61, formerly of Southborough, MA, died Sunday, February 18, 2018 at home after an acute illness. He leaves his loving life partner, Nancy Jean Henry. Born in Marlborough, MA, on July 6, 1956, he was the son of the late Donald C. Morris and Stephanie A. (Kret) Morris. Tommy graduated from Algonquin Regional High School, Northborough, MA, class of 1974. He attended UMASS Stockbridge School of Agriculture and graduated with an Associates Degree in Turf Management in 1978. He made a career as the Superintendent of many golf courses including St. Marks Golf Course, Southborough, MA; Stratton Mountain Golf Club, Stratton, VT; and the Sugarbush Golf Club, Warren, VT. He was also a Greenskeeper at the The Country Club during the 1988 U.S. Open in Brookline, MA. Tommy and Nancy Jean established the Henry/Morris Property Services business in 2004. He loved sports and music. He was a member of the 1973 Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks Championship Super Bowl Football Team. The team was inducted into the ARHS Sports Hall of Fame on November 28, 2015. He enjoyed playing and refereeing ice hockey and played for many years on Team TurfNet, comprised of Superintendents in the Golf Course Hockey Challenge in Ontario, Canada. A self-taught musician, he played guitar and banjo with the blue grass band the Bondville Boys at venues in and around Vermont. He is also survived by his three brothers, Francis K. Morris and his wife, Ellen Howard, of Brookline, MA, Donald C. Morris and his wife, Betsy, and Step- hen D. Morris and his wife, Nancy, both of Southborough, MA. He leaves one niece, Meghan Morris, and four nephews, Robert Howard, Chuck, Sean and Matthew Morris. A memorial service will be held February 28, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Saint Anne Church, 20 Boston Road, Southborough, MA. There will be a Celebration of Life event in Jamaica, VT in the spring/summer, at a date to be announced. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Jamaica Community Food Pantry, PO Box 179, Jamaica, Vermont 05343.

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Published in MetroWest Daily News from Feb. 25 to Feb. 26, 2018.
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August 26, 2018
Loved the music saw him at bluegrass festival and bought river grass album sorry to hear of his passing listening to the music right now and we are New Yorkers who own a house in Jamaica.
Maureen Nebenzahl
June 8, 2018
So sorry to hear about this. I worked with Tom at SB and will always remember him coming in Pro shop and asking for Red Sox update
March 18, 2018
My condolences to his loved ones. I'll always remember his great smile, awesome pickin' and wearing his shorts and boots while playing.
D Denby
March 14, 2018
CAT ON A TIN ROOF, DOGS IN A PILE , NOTHING
LEFT TO DO BUT SMILE SMILE SMILE.....THANKS BROTHER FOR MAKING ANYONE WHO KNEW YOU A BETTER PERSON.I WAS PROUD TO BE YOUR FRIEND.LOVE KEITH AND ROBIN
KEITH weitzmann
March 9, 2018
May the God of all comfort strengthen the family and friends, during this of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are very precious in his eyes (Psalms 116:15). My sincerest condolences and my prayers are with you.
A Williams
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