Obituary: Thomas Donald Horrocks Jr., 62, of Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Thomas Donald Horrocks, Jr., 62, of Portsmouth died at Mass General Hospital of Boston, MA. Mr. Horrocks was born May 30, 1955 in Scranton, PA. He is the son of the late Thomas Donald Sr. and the late Lois (Whitby) Horrocks. 

Thomas worked for Manheim New England as a TRA supervisor. The things he loved most were camping with his family, bowling, and hanging at mom’s pool. 

He is survived by his wife: Phyllis (Rego) Horrocks; two daughters: Tina McDonald and her husband Mark, and Amber Herne and her husband David; two step sons: John Silvia III and his wife Kate, and James Silvia; and 5 granddaughters Megan, Martina, and Courtney McDonald, Maggie Herne, and Ellie Silvia.

Calling hours will be Saturday, January 6 from 11-2 at Connors Funeral Home, 55 West Main Road, Portsmouth, RI. A funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm at Connors Funeral Home.

Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to: Potter League for Animals, P.O. Box 412, Newport, RI 02840

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