Funeral services celebrating the life of Thomas Michael Hannigan, of Millersport, was held December 13, 2019, in the chapel of The Thornville home of HoskinsonFuneral and Cremation Service. Burial with full military honors followed in the Jacksontown Cemetery.
Tom passed away suddenly on Monday, December 9, 2019, in Lancaster. He was born in Newark on November 4, 1950, the son of the late John M and Rose Mary (Duffy) Hannigan. He was a graduate of Newark High School, Class of 1968 and served honorably in the US Navy. A graduate of COTC with an AAS in engineering; Tom retired after a long career as a supervisor in the automotive industry.
Tom enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, golfing, travel, time at the beach and was an avid OSU Buckeye fan. He unselfishly shared the gift of life through organ donation.
Tom is survived by his wife, Gwen; his sons, Shawn (Dena) Hannigan and John (Katy) Hannigan; his grandchildren, Kamryn, Meabella, Mikey, Lincoln, Lucas, Shae and A.J.; his siblings, Connie (Butch) Osborn, Rick (Shelly) Hannigan, Teena (Kevin) Ferrebee and John (Kathy) Hannigan; brother-in-law, Dave Taylor; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by his brother, Joe and his sister, Linda.