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Thomas Cavanaugh

August 17, 1927 February 6, 2019
Thomas Cavanaugh
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Obituary for Thomas Cavanaugh

Thomas Cavanaugh, Jr., a resident of Milford, passed away in the loving care of his family on February 6, 2019 at the age of 91. Thomas was proud to be in the Navy during the end of WWII and went on to serve as a fireman in the city of Detroit.

Thomas was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann (d. 1971), son, Michael Cavanaugh, Thomas Cavanaugh, James Cavanaugh and Daniel Cavanaugh; parents, Thomas and Lydia (nee Kostamo) Cavanaugh; brother, Kenneth Cavanaugh and sister and brother-in-law, Rose and Fred Drew.

Thomas is survived by his daughters, Kathy Johnson and Patricia Cavanaugh, and son, John Cavanaugh; grandchildren, Thomas (Angela) Cavanaugh, Timothy (Kaylee) Cavanaugh. Trisha Johnson, Travis (Melissa) Johnson, Melanie (Darin) Zygner, Keith (Sarah) Serwatka and Rachael (Joseph) Takacs; 14 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Rachel Cavanaugh as well as extended family and friends.

Visitation will take place at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 404 E. Liberty St., Milford on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 4-8 PM. Rosary at 7 PM.

Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Mary Our Lady of the Snows, 1955 E. Commerce Rd., Milford on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 11 AM with gathering to begin half an hour prior. The Rev. Fr. John Budde to officiate. Cremation will follow.

Memorial contributions are encouraged to the Detroit Firemen’s Fund Association, 1301 Third Street, Ste. 329, Detroit, MI 48226

For further information, phone Lynch & Sons, Milford 248.684.6645.

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4:00 PM 2/13/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/13/2019 8:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford

404 E. Liberty Street
Milford, MI 48381

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford
404 E. Liberty Street Milford 48381 MI
United States





11:00 AM 2/14/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Mary Our Lady of the Snows

1955 E. Commerce St.
Milford, MI 48381

St. Mary Our Lady of the Snows
1955 E. Commerce St. Milford 48381 MI
United States

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