- October 6, 1944 - February 8, 2016
of Thomas' Passing
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“I AM DEEPLY SADDENED BY THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVED ONE.PLEASE TAKE COMFORT IN THE FACT THAT"ALMIGHTY GOD HAS SENT HIS SON TO BIND UP THE BROKENHEARTED...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: TINA T - CLEV, OH
“My deepest condolences to the family during this most difficult time. There are no words that can ease the pain of losing someone so beloved. May you...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Kd- Al
“My sincere condolences to the family and friends.Micah 4:3
3 of 13 | Posted by: Amanda - PEI
“May the God of all comfort bring your family peace at this time of deep sorrow.
4 of 13 | Posted by: A friend
“To the students that Tom drove to and from school everyday he was so much more than a bus driver, he was a friend and someone they knew they could...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: A friend
“My heart goes out to your entire family, I am saddened to hear of this horrible loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Janice Modugno - Beverly, MA
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7 of 13 | Posted by: Beth Desjardins - MA
“Thomas,Gina & Family, We are so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. We are happy that we had the pleasure of knowing him and having him as part of our...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: David &Debbie Keer - Worcester, MA
“Tom was a wonderful, caring and patient bus driver for students with special needs. With deepest sympathy for your loss.
9 of 13 | Posted by: A friend
“We are so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. We always appreciated the kindness and compassion he demonstrated when working with students with special...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Kristine Nickas - Melrose, MA
“With deepest sympathy for the loss of Tom. He was a great neighbor, always kind and gracious. I will miss him.Resa Mahoney,
11 of 13 | Posted by: Resa Mahoney - Boxborough, MA
“Please accept our deepest sympathies. Tom was a good neighbor always with a smile and sense of humor. We will miss him.
12 of 13 | Posted by: Howard & Phyllis Custance - MA
“We are so sorry to hear of Tommy.s passing, mour condolences to the entire family. We loved Tommy. Dus and rich
13 of 13 | Posted by: Janet Mckean - North port, FL
Thomas William Gosson, Sr, 71, of Boxboro, Massachusetts, son of Helen Violet (Nyman) Gosson of Maynard, Ma. and Thomas William Gosson Sr. of Digby, Nova Scotia, died unexpectedly on Monday, February 8th. He leaves behind his loving wife of 41 years, Weslynn Davis (Charter) Gosson. He is also survived by his daughter Wanda Gosson of Florida, his three son’s Wesley Phillip Wilson and his wife Denise of Kentucky, Gary Charter Wilson and his wife Jody of Littleton, Ma, and Thomas William Gosson, Jr, and his wife Gina of Leominster, Ma., his sister Judith Elaine Alexander, 74, of Harvard Ma. and Edward Michael Gosson, 63, of Lunenburg, Ma. His surviving family also includes 12 Grandchildren and 10 Great Grandchildren.
Tom was an honorably discharged U.S. Army Military Police Officer serving his country from 1968-1970. His military awards include a commendation from President Richard Nixon. His occupations included entrepreneur, machinist, and Oil Heating Technician. As a retiree, he continued to work as a driver of children with special needs for C.A.S.E. Transportation.
Described by many that knew him as a man of great integrity, hard-working, dependable, with a wonderful sense of humor and contagious laugh. Throughout his life, he thoroughly enjoyed camping, fishing, and hiking with his family. He was a sports enthusiast and became an avid golfer the latter half of his life. On any given weekend he could be found on the golf course with his boys, fishing with his brother, enjoying dinner with his sister, or playing a card game with his beloved wife and family.
A private memorial party will be held to honor his life.