Tom W. Thibodeau
Tom W. Thibodeau
  • January 16, 1963 - September 17, 2016
  • Manchester, New Hampshire

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Tom W. Thibodeau, 53, of Manchester, died September 17, 2016 at the Hillsborough County Nursing Home in Goffstown after a lengthy illness. He was born in Springfield, MA on January 16, 1963 the son of Bruce and Sadie (Mercer) Thibodeau. As his father was a career veteran with the US Air Force, Tom traveled to many locations throughout the United States before his family settled in Manchester in 1978. He was a 1981 graduate of Manchester Memorial High School.

Following his graduation, Tom was employed at the VA Medical Center in Manchester working in the pharmacy and the prosthetics division for more than 28 years before illness forced him into retirement. He was an ardent New England sports fan and had an interest in local politics. He will be remembered as a loving and devoted son, brother, uncle and friend.

Members of his family include his brother Daniel Thibodeau and his wife Maria of Dover and his niece Sarah Elizabeth Adams and her husband Jacob of Berwick, ME as well as several cousins and many friends.

Visitation was held on Wednesday September 21 from 5 to 7 pm at the McHugh Funeral Home 283 Hanover St. corner of Beech St. in Manchester. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday September 22 at 11 am in St. Anthony of Padua Church 172 Belmont St. Manchester. Urn burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery at a later date. The family requests that memorial donations in Tom's name be made to the Neurofibromatosis Network at NF Northeast 9 Bedford St. Burlington, MA 01803 or at