Funeral Pre-Planning Consultant
Tom, a lifelong
Wilmington resident is a graduate of St. Thomas the Apostle School and
After earning a Bachelor of Science degree from
Elizabethtown College, he taught Science and coached sports teams in the
Unionville Chadds Ford School District for five years.
Tom began his career in pharmaceuticals in 1981
when he started working at the Wilmington Headquarters of Stuart
Pharmaceuticals. Over the next 36 years, he held numerous sales and management
positions at Stuart, as well as ICI America’s and AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.
He retired from AstraZeneca in 2017.
He is a past president of the Woodcreek Civic
Association, St. John the Beloved Parish Council and St. John the Beloved Home
and School Association. Additionally, Tom served a term on the St. Marks High
School Board of Directors.
Tom joined Doherty Funeral Homes in January
2018 as a Pre-Planning Consultant.
He and his wife Mary reside in Woodcreek; they
have two married daughters and three beautiful grandchildren.