Thomas Robert Thurgood
Thomas Robert Thurgood, a carpenter, died on August 9.
A lifelong Rockaway resident, Thurgood served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam era.
He is survived by his mother, Cathleen Thurgood; his wife, Ann Marie Thurgood (nee Howley); son, Eric Thurgood; daughter, Nicole Thurgood; sisters, Susie Thurgood and Patty Nagaely, and many nieces and nephews. A funeral Mass was held on August 13 at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home in Rockaway Beach.