Thomas "Tommy" Conway McNeil, 72, of Dobson Corner, passed away at The Moncton Hospital on Tuesday, August 24, 2021, with his family by his side. Born in Glace Bay, NS he was the son of the late Richard "Dick" and Mary (Farrell) McNeil.
Thomas joined the military at a young age posted in Chatham where he met his beloved wife of almost 40 years, the late Eleanor McNeil. Afterward he worked at the cement plant, then as a commissioner, and finally, 25 years for the department of transportation before his retirement. He attended First North River Baptist Church, and enjoyed motorcycling, golfing, going to the beach, and most especially, time with his grandchildren. He watched many sports and was an avid Toronto Maple Leafs fan.
Thomas is survived and sadly missed by his children, Arlene (Albert) Wesselius, Stephen (Rhonda), and Todd (Melissa); grandchildren, Ryan, Laura, Kyle, Breanne, Jaylin, Shyanne, Tarik, and Kallen; siblings, Mary Beth (George) LeBlanc, Joan Ling, Ann (Bill) Vincent, Patricia (Andy) Chisholm, Richard, Michael (Andrea); many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, Thomas was predeceased by siblings, Maureen Wilson and Dennis.
Resting at The Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106, Salisbury West (372-4800) from where visiting will be held on Sunday, August 29, 2021 from 6 – 9 pm. Funeral Service will be at The First North River Baptist Church, 573 Blakney Rd, Fawcett Hill on Monday, August 30 at 1 pm with Rev. Wayne Hagerman officiating. Interment in Lewis Mountain Cemetery.
If desired, memorials to The First North River Baptist Church would be appreciated.