Thomas F. Hegarty
Thomas F. Hegarty
  • October 14, 1933 - July 8, 2017
  • Camden, Delaware

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Thomas "Tom" Francis Hegarty, 83, of Camden DE, formerly a 40 year resident of Bowie, MD, found peace on July 8, 2017, surround by his family.
Tom was born on October 14, 1933 in Philadelphia, PA and was a graduate of West Catholic High School & Temple University.
He worked as an electrical engineer with AT&T for 34 years in Philadelphia and Washington DC.

Tom served his country in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1956, where he earned a National Defense Medal.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus - of the Bowie, MD, Sacred Heart Council, and was the past President of the St. Pius X Parish Council.

Tom was survived by his 5 children, Kathleen (David) Donaghue, of Lady Lake, FL; Thomas (Nancy) Hegarty of Greenville, SC; Joseph (Lisa) Hegarty of Mt. Airy, MD; James (Amy) Hegarty, of Crofton, MD; and Lenore (William) Maydag, of Gambrills, MD; seven, grandchildren; Grace, Sarah, Ryan, Katelyn, Julie, James and Alison. Tom was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine "Cass" Hegarty, his brothers; John, Charles, and Michael, as well as his first grandchild, Joseph.

The family invites friends to a visitation on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM and Friday from 11 - 12 at the Robert E. Evans Funeral Home with a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday July 14, 2017 at 12:30 PM in St. Pius X Church 14720 Annapolis Rd, Bowie, MD 20715. With interment to follow in Crownsville Veterans Cemetery - 1122 Sunrise Breach Rd. Crownsville, MD

Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to;
Little Sisters of the Poor
5300 Chester Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19143-4929

Arrangements under the direction of Robert E. Evans Funeral Home, Bowie, MD.