Tom passed away peacefully in his home on Wednesday, October 11, 2023. Preceded in death by his brother Samuel; wife Mary; son S. Patrick; sisters Helen (Frank) Mesich and Ann Clift.
Survived by his sons John (Paula Richards) and Michael, and his many nieces and nephews.
Born August 26, 1936 to Sam and Mary Newman in Denver, CO. Tom graduated from Regis High School, attended Regis College and obtained his medical degree from the University of Colorado. Tom practiced medicine for nearly 30 years at Kaiser Permanente in Denver, Colorado.
He was a devoted husband, father, brother, uncle and friend. He was a devout Catholic and his faith was evident throughout his life. Tom found a strong calling to be a doctor and he shared his faith through the practice of medicine. He was passionately involved in ministries focused on healing both the body and the spirit and shared his gifts through several Catholic healing ministries, the Association of Christian Therapists and True Life in God. Tom was also a talented award-winning photographer. He will be missed by the many friends he loved.
Viewing (6PM) and Rosary (7PM) Thursday October 19: Horan & McConaty, 11150 E. Dartmouth Ave, Aurora, CO.
Mass of Christian Burial, Friday, October 20, 2023, 10:30 AM, Risen Christ Catholic Church, 3060 S. Monaco Pkwy, Denver, CO 80222.
Burial at Mt. Olivet Cemetery following Mass, 1:00 PM. 12801 W 44th Ave, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Tom’s name to the Bus Stop Ministry (for the homeless), 3000 S Clarkson St., Englewood, CO 80113.