Thomas W. McAuliffe, 76

Dennis Port – Thomas W. McAuliff e, 76, formerly a longtime resident of Southborough, died Tuesday Sept. 15, 2009, at Beth Israel Hospital after a short illness. He was the loving and devoted husband of Marjorie (Lumsden) McAuliff e for nearly 53 years.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Michael McAuliffe, Colleen McAuliffe, Thomas McAuliff e, James McAuliff e, Maryann Dintino Krider and Marjorie Burdick; his sister, Patricia Finn; his brother, Richard McAuliff e; and 13 loving grandchildren.

Born in Cambridge, he was the son of the late Henry and Marion (Hankard) McAuliffe and a 1952 graduate of the former Peter’s High School in Southborough. He was a U.S. veteran of the Marine Corps, serving in Korea.

Mr. McAuliff e was a manager for many years for the Massachusetts Department of Medical Assistance, retiring in 1998. For over 30 years, he served the green hills of Southborough, as he fondly referred to it, 27 of those as one of their selectmen. He was also a member of the Southborough Lions Club, VFW, Choate Post 3276, Fayville Athletic Association and St. Anne Church of Southborough.

A funeral mass was held Sept. 19 from St. Anne Church, with burial at the Rural Cemetery of Southborough. The Morris Funeral Home of Southborough assisted with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Thomas W. McAuliff e Scholarship Fund c/o Southborough Town House, 17 Common St., Southborough, MA 01772.

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