Thomas J. Kerry, Jr.
PAWTUCKET - Thomas J. Kerry, Jr., 69, entered into eternal life on Thursday, November 1, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Pamela (Leake) Kerry for 25 years. Born in Hartford, CT, he was a son of the late Thomas J., Sr. and Mary (Ellsworth) Kerry.
Tom worked as a software programmer for Matchrite Color Matching Systems for over 15 years. He was a communicant of Blessed John Paul II Parish and an active 4th Degree member of the parish's Knights of Columbus council.
Besides his loving wife, he leaves two children, Deborah DiFlorio and her husband, Joseph and Thomas J. Kerry, III all of Syracuse, NY; four grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. He was the brother of John Bancroft and his wife, Carolyn in NH, Eileen Cantrel and her husband, Lonnie in VT and the late Mary and Helen. Tom also leaves his loving sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews.
VISITATION will begin Monday at 9 a.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Noon in St. Cecilia Church, 755 Central Ave., Pawtucket. Interment will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, gifts to Blessed John Paul II Parish, 697 Central Ave., Pawtucket, RI 02861 or the Resident Council at Oak Hill Nursing & Rehab, 544 Pleasant St., Pawtucket, RI 02860 will be appreciated. www.TrippFuneralHome.com
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