4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Fairchild Funeral Chapel
1570 Northern Blvd.
Manhasset, New York, United States
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, February 24, 2022
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church
215-35 38th Avenue
Bayside, New York, United States
Obituary of Thomas J. Brennan
Tom Brennan was a much loved husband, father, brother, son, uncle,
cousin, and friend.
He was 74 when he passed away peacefully on February 19th, 2022 at Highfield Gardens Care Center.
His wife, Rita, of 46 years and his 2 sons, Douglas and Sean were with him.
Tom enjoyed being with his grandsons: Marty, Kieran, and Quinn and daughter in laws: Bonnie and Danielle.
Tom loved to make people laugh, read, run, play golf, dance, and listen to music, but his main love was his family.
That family includes his immediate family and 3 brothers
and 4 sisters which include Mary, Sue ,Grace , Terrie, Joe, Dick. and Dan.
In laws include : Glenn, Karsten, John, Mary, Marie , and Jeanne, and many nieces and nephews.
Two of his brothers predeceased him: Bill and Rob and brother in law Roger.
A great son to his parents, Margaret and Bill.
He was a successful advertising salesman for many years and a teacher.
He loved reading; Presidential biographies and WWII books.
Tom was proud of his red hair like his mother and 2 sisters.
He loved coaching Little League in Bayside and watching movies.
His favorites were :Godfather Part 1+2 and The Verdict.
He always enjoyed a fine cigar and a cocktail at Hendrick's.
He went to St. Francis College where he met Kevin, Joe , Mike, John, and Peter.
Friends for life.
As a loving text that described Tom perfectly from his nephew, Peter,
stated, "I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Tom. My godfather. His pure heart and soul left a mark on me forever.
He taught me to always look at the bright side of things and find humor in everything.
His wry wit always cheered me up."
From all of us, Rest in peace Tom. You were much loved and
we will never forget you.
If you would like to make a donation in honor of Tom, please consider the following:
St. Francis College https://www.sfc.edu/alumni/give-to-sfc/make-a-gift-online
Alzheimer's Association https://www.alz.org/?form=alz_donate