Thomas J. Sheridan

Thomas J. Sheridan, 83, of Middletown, died on November 20, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Manhattan and lived in the Bronx before serving in the army. He then met and married Carol who was from Brooklyn, and they settled in the middle, in Queens, where they lived and raised their family for 39 years. They retired to the Middletown area in 1999.

Thomas was a Computer Mechanic, as it was known then, for Univac. He was IT before IT was around. He was an avid reader, spending copious amounts of time at the library. He enjoyed music, and collecting movies. He also enjoyed spending time on or around the water. He had a garden at home that he tended to in his quiet times. Thomas' greatest passion was for his family, he loved each of them dearly and would do anything for them.

Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Carol (nee Gamble); his son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Christine Sheridan; his two daughters and sons-in-law, Catherine and Kevin Freibott and Eileen and Ivan Kamin; and his 6 grandchildren, Kevin Thomas, Elizabeth, Aidan, Kiera, Bridget, and Sean.

Thomas was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Mary Caitlin Freibott, his brother, John Sheridan, and his parents John and Bridget Sheridan.

Visitation will be held Sunday, November 25, 2018 from 2-6 pm at John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, 115 Tindall Road, Middletown. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, November 26, 2018 at 8:30 am at the funeral home. A Funeral Liturgy will be offered Monday, November 26, 2018 at 10 am at St. James RC Church, Broad St., Red Bank. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Middletown.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Pediatric Oncology in memory of his granddaughter. Mary Caitlin Freibott.

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