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Thomas Edward Trainor

Birth Date: September 22, 1938
Death Date: July 2, 2018

TRAINOR, Thomas E.

 

Thomas E. Trainor passed away on July 2, 2018, at the age of 79 years, after a battle with cancer. Tom was born September 22, 1938 in Washington D.C. to James and Virginia. His family moved to San Diego in 1954 and he graduated from San Diego High School in 1956. After high school, Tom joined the Army Reserves and became friends with Alex Tom.  In 1960, Tom married Alex’s sister, Doris Tom.  Together they raised 4 children. Tom worked for the City of San Diego for 39 years, retiring as Deputy Director of Development Services. He enjoyed reading science fiction and murder mysteries, playing mahjong with his grandkids, and spending summer days in the pool – preferably followed by a shrimp dinner and a tall rum and coke.

Tom is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Doris, and their children, Kenneth and his wife Candace, Brian and his wife Dora, Deron, and Alane and her husband Steve, by his cherished grandchildren Max and Mia, and by his dear Aunt Ruby. Tom will be forever remembered by his numerous nieces, nephews, extended family, and dear friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 13 from 4:00-8:00p.m. in the Garden Chapel at Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary.

Please join us in celebrating his life on Saturday, July 14 at 11:00a.m. in the Garden Chapel at Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary at 4300 Imperial Ave in San Diego.  Interment will follow.

Memorial donations in memory of Tom may be made to the San Diego Public Library.  https://supportmylibrary.org/ways-to-give/donate/

TRAINOR, Thomas Edward

On Monday, July 2, 2018, Thomas Edward Trainor, husband, father, grandfather, and friend, passed away at the age of 79 years, after a battle with cancer. Tom will be forever remembered by his devoted wife of 57 years, Doris, and their children, Kenneth (Candace), Brian (Dora), Deron, and Alane (Stephen), by his cherished grandchildren Maxwell and Mia, and by his dear Aunt Ruby.  Tom will also be lovingly remembered by his numerous nieces, nephews, extended family, and dear friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 13 from 4:00-8:00p.m. in the Garden Chapel at Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 14 at 11:00 a.m., in the Garden Chapel at Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary, 4300 Imperial Ave, San Diego, CA 92113.  Interment will follow.

Visitation
July 13, 2018
4:00 pm
- 8:00 pm
Greenwood Garden Chapel
4300 Imperial Avenue San Diego, CA
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Funeral Service
July 14, 2018
11:00 am
- 12:00 pm
Greenwood Garden Chapel
4300 Imperial Avenue San Diego, CA
Get Directions
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