Thomas J. McHugh, Sr., 72


Thomas J. McHugh, Sr., 72 (1949-2022), Pocono Summit, formerly of Lake Ariel, passed away Monday, May 23rd at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Pocono. His wife of 37½ years, the former Barbara Rickley passed away in 2008.

Born in Morristown, NJ on October 27, 1949, he was the son of the late Thomas D. and Jean Marie Surace – McHugh. He was a graduate of Morristown High School and was a member of St. Thomas More / St. Mary’s Parish Community. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus and was dedicated to his faith. For many years, Tom owned and operated Suburban Express Moving Company in Morristown. Prior to retirement, he had been employed by H. John Davis Heating Company in Mount Pocono.

He was a loving husband, father, best friend, grandfather, and family man.

Surviving are sons Thomas J. McHugh, Jr. (Lauren), Forest Hill, MD, and Robert D. McHugh (Joanna) Pocono Summit; grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Friends may call on Wednesday, May 25th  from 4:00pm to 6:00pm in the James Wilson Funeral Home, 143 Gravity Rd. Lake Ariel, Pa.