Thomas Joseph McNeeley, 57, passed away June 1st, 2021, in Parma, Ohio, with his family by his side. A celebration of life ceremony will be held Saturday July 10th from 1pm-4pm at Ripepi Funeral Home Community Center in Parma.
Thomas was born September 23rd, 1963, to Vincent and Grace McNeeley in Cleveland, Ohio. He was the former husband of dear friend Vikki McNeeley and son-in-law of Elaine Hlaves. Thomas and Vikki met in the summer of 1981, and he is survived by their four children Sharon (Jon), Kevin, Kristopher, and Katie. One of ten children, Thomas leaves behind sisters Eileen, Joyce, Barbara, Mary, Rosemary, and Maureen, as well as brothers William, Gerald, and Michael.
Thomas was a free spirit who enjoyed the small things in life such as rocking out to his favorite bands, being outdoors, playing darts, and cooking his favorite meals. He made many lifelong memories with his family and friends due to his outgoing personality. To signify and honor those memories, guests are encouraged to wear tie-dye apparel to the celebration.