Thomas R. Moore
September 12, 1932 – June 3, 2018
Thomas R. Moore, age 85, died at home in Old Saybrook June 3, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 65 years Barbara Love Moore, his brother Peter (wife Marlin) of Lake Ariel, PA, sons Gregory (wife Candace) of Atlanta, Bradley (wife Jean) of Old Lyme, Timothy of Old Saybrook, Jeffrey of Bristow, VA and Daniel of Old Saybrook, 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Tom was born in Erie, Pennsylvania and graduated from Thiel College in Greenville PA. He then spent most of his life in New England. He was a longtime resident of Old Saybrook where he and Barb raised their sons, all graduates of Old Saybrook Senior High School. Tom spent his career in retail sales both as a store owner and manufactures’ representative. He served on the Vestry of Grace Church and as Moderator of Board of Trustees of the Saybrook Congratational Church. A steadfast supporter of Old Saybrook athletics, he and Barb were a constant presence in the stands. In addition, Tom loved being with his children and for many years coached them and their friends and teammates. Tom will be remembered for his great sense of humor and devoted love of family.
A memorial service will be held at the Old Saybrook Congregational Church at 1:30 on June 16, 2018. In his memory, donations can be made to the First Church of Christ in Saybrook.
- Memorial Service Saturday, June 16, 2018
Thomas R. Moore
June 8, 2018
To cousin Barbara and Family. I know the pain in your hearts in the passing of Tom, your husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Our prayers and condolences are with all of you. Remembering the reunions at your home with such a warm welcoming from Tom and you, Barbara making everyone feel a special place at your home and a part of your family. Love you always Kimberly, Jimmy and children , grandchildren.