OBITUARY

Thomas Patrick McAvoy

December 21, 1951June 9, 2021

Thomas Patrick McAvoy was born on December 21, 1951 in The Bronx, New York and passed away on June 9, 2021 in Columbus, Georgia and is under the care of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary.

Rosary and Visitation will be held on June 15, 2021 at 6:00 pm at Striffler-Hamby Morutary, 4061 Macon Road, Columbus, GA. Funeral Mass Service will be held on June 16, 2021 at 11:00 am at St Anne Catholic Church, 2000 Kay Circle, Columbus, GA.

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Services

15 June

Rosary and Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Striffler-Hamby Morutary

Edgewood Hall

4061 Macon Road
Columbus, GA 31907

Rosary will begin at 6:00 PM with visitation for family and friends after until 8:00 PM.
16 June

Funeral Mass Service

11:00 am

St Anne Catholic Church

2000 Kay Circle
Columbus, GA 31907

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Susan Gallagher

June 12, 2021

In loving memory of a true gentleman, Tom was an inspiration and demonstrated real strength of faith and character through the physical adversity he lived with. He always had a smile and a story to share. Both he, and his wife, Linda, allowed God to lead them through every step of their loving lives together. Rest in peace.

Bette Coley

June 12, 2021

My condolences to the family. May the happy moments get you through this time of sorrow. May God be with you all.

Scott McAvoy

June 12, 2021

Dear dad.. I love u so much and I will miss u.. im so happy we had the relationship we did for the last 10 years.. I will always remember your laugh and our talks.. I will always be by Linda McAvoy side.. I love u dad.. love your son Scott Matthew McAvoy...

Rosilyn Crenshaw

June 11, 2021

Mr. Thomas McAvoy was a very special patient and friend to the Pulmonary staff at UAB Hospital. I was especially fond of he and his Dear and most attentive wife. It was evident many times that he was having difficulty and physical discomfort, but he always managed to smile and express convincingly his gratitude and appreciation to all who did anything for him. It didn't matter what your role or title was, he was always kind. One of my greatest memories was of him returning to the unit a few weeks after an extended stay. He dressed quite handsomely in his plaid button-down collar shirt and khaki slacks, shoes shined and polished, walking and looking so good. I remember his signature smile being even bigger that particular day. We were ALL so happy for he and Mrs. McAvoy. I'll treasure that good memory of him!
On behalf of the Nursing staff on S6 Pulmonary, UAB, we extend our deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to his wife, family and friends during this time, and in the days ahead.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY