Thomas P. Fogerty, 64
Dateline: Norton, MA
Thomas P. Fogerty, age 64, of Norton, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton. He was the beloved boyfriend of Jan Morin, with whom he had made his home for the past nine years.
Born in Norwood, MA on December 5, 1957, he was a loving son of Betty A. Fogerty of Norton and the late Paul D. Fogerty, Sr. and the late MaryEllen (Fontannay) Shaughnessy.
Tommy was educated in New Hampshire before moving to Norton, where he had lived for most of his life. He had formally worked as a Tow Truck Driver for his family’s business, Fogerty’s Towing and Auto Salvage in Norton.
Tommy’s favorite times by far were those spent amongst his adoring family and close friends. He was a very kind and polite man, who will always be remembered as a “Gentle Giant”. He also enjoyed Sunday afternoon drives, camping, auto restoration, antiquing and the simple pleasures of relaxing at home.
In addition to Jan and Betty, he was the dear brother of Paul D. Fogerty, Jr. of Taunton, John J. Fogerty of Tennessee, Betty Lou Parker of Plymouth, David M. Fogerty of Cumberland, RI, Barbara J. Olivieri of Taunton, Frank J. Fogerty of Norton, Randy K. Fogerty of Norton and the late Theresa A. Gomes. He is also survived by his beloved nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend visiting hours on Tuesday, December 6th from 5:00-8:00 P.M. at the Norton Memorial Funeral Home, 19 Clapp Street (Off Route 140, Taunton Avenue) Norton. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers’ Tommy’s family has requested that donations in his memory be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1120, Framingham, MA 01701.
To send his family a message of condolence, please visit www.nortonmemorial.com