Death Notice - Thomas Scully, 71, of Yonkers, New York, passed away on Monday, September 15, 2014, at St. Joseph’s Medical Center.
He was born on May 29, 1943 in Queens, New York, to Helen Stahler and William Scully, and was raised in his beloved Hell’s Kitchen.
Tommy was known for his great sense of humor, his knack for storytelling, and his contagious laughter. A true city boy, his stories of growing up in Hell’s Kitchen with his brothers, sisters, and friends frequently left his children, grandchildren, and all within earshot in stitches.
A beloved husband, brother, father, grandfather, uncle and friend, Tommy will be deeply missed by many.
Tommy is survived by his wife, Mary Serret, sister Kathleen Ribustello, brother Pat Ribustello, son Timothy Scully of Monroe, NY, son Patrick Scully of Hawthorne, NJ, and daughter Tara Scully of Orange, CA, and his 11 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his mother Helen, his biological father William, his father Salvatore Ribustello,his brother William Scully, his sister Joyce Ribustello King, and his son, Thomas Scully Jr.
A memorial service will take place on Thursday, September 18th from 6pm to 9pm at Riverdale-on-Hudson Funeral Home in the Bronx, NY. The Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, September 19th at 9:45am in the Church of St. Theresa in the Bronx.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be sent to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.