Thomas Edward Crowley

January 6, 1958May 3, 2013
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Thomas E. Crowley, 55, of Dickinson, passed away Friday May 3, 2013. Tom was born in Columbus, Ohio on January 6, 1958. He graduated from Dickinson High School in 1976 and attended the University of Texas at Austin. Tom is survived by his partner of 23 years, Curtis Mayfield, his father James M. Crowley, brothers: James M. Crowley Jr. and his wife Jerrian, John M. Crowley, Robert S. Crowley and his wife Jennifer, sister Anne Crowley Longoria and her husband Otto. Nieces and nephews include Meghan O’Neal and her husband Daniel and son Kellan, Malcolm Crowley and Ashley Nicole Smith and son, Maddox, Erin and Lauren Crowley, Sophia Longoria, Esteban Longoria and his wife Abbye and their children Estella and Francisco, and Christopher Longoria. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Margaret Feeney Crowley and his brother, Patrick J. Crowley. Tom was a passionate advocate for many causes, particularly public transportation for the disabled and needy. Tom was a determined debater, no matter which side of the issue, and was rarely indifferent on any subject. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. There will be a celebration of Tom’s life on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Forest Park East Funeral Home, 21620 Gulf Freeway, Webster, TX 77598. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given in Tom’s memory to the Galveston Island Humane Society, 6814 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77554, the M. I. Lewis Food Pantry, PO Box 1542, Dickinson TX 77539, the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Association, or the charity of your choice.


  • Memorial Service Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Thomas Edward Crowley

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May 21, 2013

Sorry for your loss, my prayers are with the family! Tom and I grew up in the same neighborhood, I am a friend of all the Crowley Family. Great pictures and memories of Tom. God Bless...Rick Van Horn

Tracie Bennett-Noakes

May 11, 2013

To the Crowley Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep all of you in my prayers.

May 10, 2013

"So sorry to hear of your loss. Tom will be missed and his smile, too. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire Crowley family and Curtis Mayfield."
Scarlett Nelson

Michelle Riley

May 9, 2013

Dear Curtis and Crowley family, please accept my deepest sympathy on Tom's passing. One of my fondest memories of a recent visit to Texas was when Tom and Curtis invited John and me to their home for a lovely afternoon of mimosas and laughter! You are all in my prayers. Love, Michelle

May 9, 2013

I would like to thank each and everyone for their love and support TOM would have loved it all. Curtis Mayfield Crowley....

Kevin Taylor

May 8, 2013

So sorry to hear of your loss. I will keep you all in my prayers. Rest in peace Tom.

May 8, 2013

Rest in peace Tom. We will miss your intellect and wit. My condolences to the family.

Keith Taylor

Tom and Eileen Jenkins

May 8, 2013

We were sorry to hear of your loss. Tom was a great guy and we will miss him.

Suanne Sparks

May 8, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time.

Suanne and Billy Sparks

Paul Thomas

May 8, 2013

God bless you Tom. My heart felt condolences to the family.