HAWLEY, Thomas E.
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Thomas E. Hawley, on Sunday, August 6, 2017, at Buchanan Memorial Hospital, Neil’s Harbour, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Neil’s Harbour, he was the son of Cassie (Keddy) Hawley and the late Alex Hawley.
Thomas lived in Ingonish and enjoyed watching the Montreal Canadiens, hunting, fishing, listening to music and doing crossword puzzles. He fished for many years and worked on the golf course until his retirement.
Thomas is survived by his mother, Cassie; his wife, Mary (Whitty) Hawley; his children, Gene (Eileen), Lori (Richard), Terri (Shane), Jason (Margaret) and Christine (Clayton). Also surviving are his three brothers, Malcolm (Delores), Frank and Barry; five sisters, Debbie (Edwin), Shirley (Duncan), Patti (Glen), Betty (Cornelius), Linda (Stephen); sixteen grandchildren and four great grandchildren, who were the pride of his life.
Besides his father Alex, he was predeceased by his siblings, Shirley, Alfred and Robert.
There will be no visitation by request. A Funeral Mass will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at St. Peter Church, Ingonish with Fr. Lazarus officiating.