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Wake for retired NYPD Sergeant Thomas J. Fennessy

July 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Retired NYPD Sgt. Thomas J. Fennessy, 64, has died of World Trade Center-related glioblastoma.

His career with the NYPD began in 1982 and ended with his retirement in 2002. He spent weeks at the site after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

He was diagnosed with brain cancer in late 2017.

His wake will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, from 7:00pm until 9:30pm, and again on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, from 2:00pm to 4:30pm and then from 7:00pm to 9:30pm, at the Fredrick J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home in Bethpage.

Sgt. Fennessy’s funeral Mass will be said at 9:45am on Thursday, July 25, 2019 in Saint Raphael’s Church in East Meadow.

Burial will follow in St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale.

Fredrick J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home
20 Hicksville Road
Bethpage, NY 11714

Saint Raphael’s Church
600 Newbridge Road
East Meadow, NY 11554

St. Charles Cemetery
2015 Wellwood Avenue
Farmingdale, NY 11735


July 23, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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