Thomas M. Johnson
Thomas M. Johnson, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 21.
Johnson was born in New York City and lived in Rockaway for 31 years. He was a battalion chief for the FDNY. Johnson was also a member of the Catholic Club Rockaway Point and FDNY Holy Name.
Johnson was preceded in death by his brother, Harry Johnson.
He is survived by his wife, Audrey MacAndrew; sons, Joseph, Thomas E., Brian J. and Brendan F. Johnson; brother, Richard J. Johnson; sisters, Helen Grishman, Jane McGrath, Ann Connolly and Agnes Thompson.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass took place at St. Thomas More Church, Rockaway Point. Interment followed at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Valhalla, New York.