Thomas J. Leathem
Thomas J., age 80, of Ramsey died Wednesday,
January 30, 2013. Born in North Bergen he lived in Lodi
before moving to Ramsey 48 years ago. Tom
served in the Air Force as a Captain. Before his
retirement in 1993, he was a Manager of World Trade and
Development for the Port Authority of NY & NJ. He was a
member of Park United Methodist Church, Weehawken, NJ.
was a 55 year member of the F. & A. M., Lodge # 35, Secaucus.
Surviving are his sons, Harry Leathem of St. Petersburg, FL,
Thomas J.R. Leathem of Wyckoff, two grandsons, Scott and Sean.
Also surviving are his three stepdaughters, Claudia, Marta and
Norma, his brother, Robert Leathem and his sister, Elizabeth Van
Bemmel, and many loving nieces and nephews.
Visiting Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM
Vander Plaat Funeral Home
257 Godwin Avenue, Wyckoff, NJ.
Funeral Service Monday 11 AM at the Funeral Home.
Entombment George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus, NJ.
In lieu of flowers donations to Ramapo-Bergen Animal
Refuge, 2 Shelter Lane, Oakland, NJ 07436 or a charity
of choice would be appreciated.
Published in The Record/Herald News on February 1, 2013
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