86, passed away on January 31, 2017 at Coral Harbor Rehabilitation Center in Neptune City, NJ. Thomas was born in Jersey City and has resided in Bayonne all his life. He worked for many years as the Fleet Manager for APA Truck Leasing Company in North Bergen. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Bayonne, including their Bowling League. Husband of the late Joan P. (nee: Collins). Brother-in-Law of Alfred Hurley and his late Wife Maureen, and the late Former Mayor Dennis P. Collins. Uncle of Mary Jane Stanul and the late John J. Ivory and his living Wife Josephine. Great Uncle of Christopher, Justin and Glenn Stanul, Michael and Gina Ivory. Cousin of John and Laura Otterstrom, Richard and Cathleen O’Donnell, John and Cathleen O’Donnell. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Saint Vincent’s Food Pantry (envelopes will be available at the Funeral Home.) Funeral arrangements by G. KEENEN O’BRIEN Funeral Home, 984 Avenue C.