- February 18, 1947 - February 10, 2013
- Arnold, Maryland
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“Tom was one of the finest individuals I ever met. He didn't pass on, he passed over to a better place. It will be up to his family and friends to...Read More »
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“I remember Tom from our days at Sidney Center School. He was always making us laugh and enjoying himself. A was a wonderful person to work with and...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Paula Ciborowski - Unadilla, NY
“Tom will indeed be missed. I remember him (and the family) from school days back in Walton, New York. He indeed was a special person. From the...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: John Meinke - Oftersheim, Germany
“Tom was a great guy to work with. He always had a smile and a way to defuse any tense situation. I have many fond memories and still recall funny...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Susan Ruple - Sidney, NY
“Tom was a great guy. He was a good friend to so many and was always there with a helping hand. I knew that I could call him and say "can we talk"...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Peggy Schmeltzer - Annapolis, MD
“Tommy was truly the most genuine and beautiful human being I ever knew! He only allowed me to call him Tommy. He always made you smile. I have...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Beth Ann (Woods) Madsen - CA
Thomas R. Ammon, 65, of Maryland died February 10.
Tom was born in Walton, NY on February 18, 1947, the son of the late Harry B. and Theresa Coman Ammon. Tom graduated from Walton Central School in 1965, and from West Virginia University in 1969. He was a dedicated speech therapist and special education teacher in Sidney, NY and Maryland prior to his retirement.
He attended the St. John Neumann Roman Catholic Mission Church in Annapolis, and was very active in local community theater, including Colonial Players of Annapolis and Dignity Players.
Tom is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Dennis and Cindy Ammon of Walton, NY; his sister and brother-in-law, Dave and Mary Burroughs of Frederick; several nieces and nephews, including Jill Ammon Ott of Charlotte, NC and Trevor Ammon of Bainbridge, NY, David, John, and Matthew Burroughs of Frederick, and Theresa Burroughs Gardner of Frederick; and a large group of close friends including, Mickey and Eric Lund, Fran and Bob Marchand, Bob and Diane Smith, Claire Smith, Jack Taylor, and Brigette Marchand.
A visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday February 19, at the John M. Taylor Funeral Home, Inc., 147 Duke of Gloucester St., Annapolis. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 20, at St. John Neumann's Catholic Church, 620 N. Bestgate Rd, Annapolis. Burial will be at Walton Cemetery in Walton, NY in the spring.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Missionaries of Charity, 335 East 145th St., Bronx, NY 10451.
Online condolences may be made at www.johnmtaylorfuneralhome.com. Burial arrangements are with Courtney Funeral Home, Walton, NY at www.courtneyfh.com.