Thomas M. O’Malley, born and raised in Darien, passed away June 6, 2020.He was 54.
He was born in Stamford on June 26, 1965 to James and Patricia O’Malley.
Tom graduated Darien High School in 1984 where he was an outstanding athlete playing on the football and baseball teams. He went on to play football on a full scholarship at Florida State University, followed by a short time with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Tom then had a career in the financial services and healthcare industry.
He is survived by his father, James; daughters, Kelly and Riley; and their mother, Melanie O’Malley; brother, Seamus (Lynn); and sisters, Patricia Bell (John) and Erin Mikos (John). He was predeceased by his mother, Patricia.
Tom was the devoted uncle to Jamie McEnaney (Ryan), Christen Bell, Kathleen Monaco (Renaldo), Maureen Mikos, Kaila, Michael and Sean O’Malley and Colin, Kyle, Daniel and Katie Bernard. Tom was also a great uncle to McKenzie Monaco and Matthew McEnaney.
A service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 18, 2020 at at St. John’s Cemetery 25 Camp Ave., Darien.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the college funds of Kelly and Riley O’Malley. Donations should be made payable to Edward Jones and mailed to Melanie O’Malley, 106 Portland Ave., Wilton, CT 06897.
— an obituary from Thomas M. Gallagher Funeral Home, where online condolences may be left