Obituary: Thomas A. Henderson

Thomas A. Henderson, longtime Haddonfield resident, passed away at the age of 87 on June 3. He is survived by seven nieces and two nephews, several great-nieces and great-nephews.  Thomas was predeceased by his parents James and Katherine (nee Sweeten), brothers James Jr., Charles and (twin) George, sisters Florence and Katherine Decell.

A devout and generous Christian, Uncle Tom was a long-time member of Christ The King Roman Catholic Church in Haddonfield. He attended daily where he enjoyed the fellowship and going out for after-mass meals with his many friends. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in the Panama Canal Zone as a member of the Military Police. After receiving his degree from Saint Joseph’s University, Tom had a long and successful career as a CPA at the Internal Revenue Service.

Tom’s family will receive friends on Monday, June 10, from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at Christ The King, 200 Windsor Ave. His Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m.  Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Tom’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Mass cards are especially appreciated.