Thomas G. Gagnon Jr., age 56, resident of Pulaski passed away Thursday at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse. Thomas was a resident of Pulaski since 1999 and previously lived in Foster, RI. He was born July 23, 1956 in Smithfield, RI, the son of Thomas G. and Maureen McGrath Gagnon. He graduated from Smithfield High School in Rhode Island. Thomas married Michelle Charles on October 9, 1999. He was a self-employed Equine Dentist for the past 13 years. He was previously employed by Amtrak for 13 years, retiring in 1999, and he worked for Machinex Co., a family business, in Rhode Island for several years. Thomas was a member of the NRA and Christ Our Light Parish in Pulaski.
Surviving, his wife, Michelle of Pulaski, four children, David Gagnon of Smithfield, RI, Elizabeth Gagnon of Foster, RI, Suede Roody of Pulaski, and River Gagnon of Pulaski, his mother Maureen Gagnon of Smithfield, RI, three brothers Steven Gagnon of Smithfield, RI, Garry (Pat) Gagnon of Providence, RI, and Gregory Gagnon of Smithfield, RI, one sister, Colette Muscarella of Sayville, NY and his first wife, Joan Gagnon of Foster, RI.
Thomas was predeceased by two infant sisters, Maria and Celine Gagnon, and by his father, Thomas G. Gagnon Sr.
Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Christ Our Light Parish, 23 Niagara Street, Pulaski with a burial at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, January 12th, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Philips Parish, 622 Putnam Pike, Greenville, RI. A reception will follow at 11 a.m. the Elks Lodge, 326 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI.