Somerville/Medford Remembering Thomas I Henderson Jr.

Thomas I Henderson Jr., originally of East Providence, RI, but more recently a resident of Medford, passed away on Monday January 17, 2022 at home surrounded by family. Tom was the beloved son of the late Thomas I Henderson Sr. and Jean Henderson both of Rhode Island. Tom was happily married to Margaret “Peggy” (Lyons) Henderson for 42 years with whom he raised 3 children with in Medford, MA.

Tom is survived by his Wife Margaret “Peggy” Henderson; his son Thomas I Henderson III and his wife Julie Henderson of Billerica; his eldest daughter Courtney C. Carlucci and her husband Stephen Carlucci of Boston; and youngest daughter Allison G. Schrimpf and her husband Will Schrimpf of Tewksbury. Tom is also survived by his 5 grandchildren to who referred to him as “Beepa”. William, Thomas, Alexis, Kaylee, and Isla Rose.

Tom had a long successful career in the field of Commercial Lending, where he most recently retired from East Boston Savings Bank as Senior Vice president of Commercial Loans. Tom was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend. He was a dedicated fan to both the New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox. Tom was also a self-proclaimed car aficionado, particularly Corvettes. Tom could be found during the warmer months at many local shows in his own 88’ Corvette.

Relatives and friends invited.

Calling hours in the George L. Doherty Funeral Home, 855 Broadway (Powder House Sq.) Wednesday, January 26 from 9 AM to 11 AM. Followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Joseph Church 118 High St. Medford at 11:30 AM.

Services will conclude with burial at Holy Cross Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the Henderson family would appreciate donations to be made to the Massachusetts General Hospital Oncology Dept.

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