AMerican Veteran 11

Thomas M. Curry

September 4, 1940 ~ January 4, 2022 (age 81)


Thomas L Curry Obituary

Born September 4, 1940, in Williamstown New Jersey to parents Francis A. Curry and Catherine F. Curry (nee Doody) died January 4, 2022, Rose Hill Plantation, Bluffton, SC. 

Thomas, also known by friends and family as " Tom", graduated from Glassboro high school in NJ in 1958. He enlisted in the U.S. Airforce in 1959 and was stationed at Hahn AFB in Germany. After serving 6 years in the Air Force, he became member of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers local 351 (592) and retired in 1995. 

In the early 80’s, Tom co-founded a computer company located in Turnersville, NJ, the same town he resided at the time. He wrote some of the earliest computer software for real estate and financial institutions, as well as supplying the first classroom computer systems to area school districts. 

He was also a long term member of the Hospital Engineers Association of Southern NJ where he served as both Treasurer and Secretary during his stint. 

Tom was an avid animal and nature lover and found his joy through his interactions with pets and wildlife. 

Tom passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family and loyal rescue Doberman “Jax”.

Surviving are his wife Liane (nee Hennericci) Bluffton, S.C., two sons Gary, Fripp Island, S.C. and Tom, Bluffton and daughter-in-law Cheryl Curry (nee Friedel) Bluffton, S.C., 5 grandsons Thomas Jr, Matthew, Christopher, Bluffton S.C., Sean and Ryan Curry, Mullica Hill N.J. and sister Patricia Connors (nee Curry) Williamstown, NJ. 

A Mass and burial will be held at Beaufort National Cemetery on Friday, January 14, 2022, at 11 AM with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Singing Mouse Wildlife Rescue, Laura’s Little Critter Barn or Cheryl’s Place horse rescue in Bluffton, SC or any animal or wildlife rescue of your choice. 

Below is a link to the live-streaming of the burial. 


Graveside Service
January 14, 2022

11:00 AM
Beaufort National Cemetery
1601 Boundary Street
Beaufort, SC 29901

Video is available for this event


Laura's Little Critter Barn
113 Foreman Hill Road, Bluffton SC 29910

Cheryl's Place Horse Rescue

Singing Mouse Wildlife Rescue

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