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Official Obituary of: Thomas T. Tansey, 73, on January 19, 2022

Thomas T. Tansey, 73, on January 19, 2022

ATTLEBORO –           Thomas T. Tansey, 73, of Attleboro passed away Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro.  He was husband of the late Eleanor (Baptista) Tansey.

Born July 4, 1948 in Pawtucket, RI, he was a son of the late John, Sr. and Mary (Pope) Tansey.

Tom grew up in Seekonk and was a graduate of Seekonk High School.  He lived in Rehoboth for several years and has been a resident of Attleboro for over 50 years.

He worked as a press operator at Doranco in Attleboro Falls and later Mansfield for many years.

Tom was a Vietnam Veteran of the United States Air Force.

He enjoyed watching the Patriots and the Red Sox and loved his Chihuahua, Buddy and late Chihuahua Taco who were his babies.

He is survived by his two daughters, Melissa A. Tansey of Danville, CT and Kimberly A. Harnois and husband Michael of Attleboro;

Five step children: Priscilla A. Terrien and husband Philip of Seekonk, Brenda Valverde and husband Victor of Plainville, Gordon L. Hines, Jr. of Taunton, William J. Hines of Middleboro and Kevin P. Hines and wife Lisa of Lakeville;

A brother, John J. Tansey, Jr. of Seekonk;

11 grandchildren: Joseph, Mikayla, Renee, Ashley, Melissa, Meagan, Kalonie, Courtney, Ricky, Joshua and Hunter;

And 8 great-grandchildren: Mikey, Layla, Matthew, Autumn, Matthew, Nora, Noah and Connor.

Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, January 25 from 4-8 p.m. at Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.  A graveside service with veteran’s honors will be held on Wednesday, January 26 at 2 p.m. at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne.

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  • Rest In Peace Tommy you’ll forever live in our hearts thank you for being you . Thank you for loving my mom you two where two of a kind ❤️ I’m sure mom was right there to reach out and give you her hand and guide you over don’t worry about buddy he’s being well cared for we’ll keep in touch with Kimberly. I’ll cherish the memories forever

  • Rest In Peace Tommy you was the best my mother loved you like no other. You was always there when we needed you . Thank you for being you ❤️ I’ll never forget you

  • [quote=Brenda Valverde]  Rest in Peace Tommy you were the Best stepfather  anyone could ask for.. Love you [/quote]

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  1. [quote=Brenda Valverde]  Rest in Peace Tommy you were the Best stepfather  anyone could ask for.. Love you [/quote]

  2. Rest In Peace Tommy you was the best my mother loved you like no other. You was always there when we needed you . Thank you for being you ❤️ I’ll never forget you

  3. Rest In Peace Tommy you’ll forever live in our hearts thank you for being you . Thank you for loving my mom you two where two of a kind ❤️ I’m sure mom was right there to reach out and give you her hand and guide you over don’t worry about buddy he’s being well cared for we’ll keep in touch with Kimberly. I’ll cherish the memories forever

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