MAHWAH, N.J. -- Thomas E. Sherwood Sr., 67, of Mahwah, died Thursday, July 21, 2016 at his home.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he lived in Elmwood Park and Ridgewood before moving to Mahwah in 2008.
Sherwood was the director of engineering of EDI Co. in Paterson for 10 years. He was a parishioner of St. Paul’s RC Church in Ramsey.
Surviving is his wife Phyllis (nee Marino) Sherwood of Mahwah; sons, Thomas and his wife Patricia of Mahwah and Marc and his wife Michele of Ramsey; grandson, Tommy III; mother, Alice (nee Waugh) Sherwood; three brothers, William, James and Lawrence; three sisters, Regina DeFranco, Kathy Kolmer and Jean Marie Sosa; and his sister-in-law, Irene Sherwood.
He was predeceased by his father, Warren Sherwood; brother, John Sherwood; and a sister, Mary Trincllita.
Visiting hours are from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave., Wyckoff. There will be a funeral Mass at 11:30 a.m. Monday at St. Paul’s RC Church, 200 Wyckoff Ave., Ramsey followed by entombment at Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah.
Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 20 Mercer St., Hackensack, NJ 07601 would be appreciated.