99, passed away peacefully on February 21, 2013 with the comfort of his family by his side.

Tommy, a native of Arizona was born on December 29, 1913 in Phoenix.  He is survived by daughters Sally, Rachel, Frances and Mary, son Tommy Jr., 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren and 14 great, great-grandchildren.

Tommy’s sole purpose in life was his family.  Leading by example he taught everyone to enjoy the simple things in life, laugh often and love always.  He will be greatly missed by family and friends.

A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 27, 2013, from 10:00 -11:30 A.M., at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix.   A Graveside Service will follow at 12:00 Noon, at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, 2033 N. 48th St., Phoenix.

Condolence Messages

  1. Anne Bell

    I am so sorry for your loss. May the outpouring of sympathy, the kind acts of friends and strangers, as well as your memories give you comfort to help you endure the days ahead. The Bible also offers comfort. “For God is near to those broken at heart. “ Ps 34:17,18. Our Creator promises that there will soon be a time when “death will be no more.” Revelation 21:4. If you have any questions or comments, please contact me at:

Leave Your Condolence

Please share your message of condolence with the family, It will be visible to the public but your email address will not be published. Required fields