June 29, 1956 - March 25, 2017
Thomas Michael Markey, Age 60. Loving son of the late Vera and Alexander Markey MD, Tom was born in Dearborn, Michigan the fourth of six children. He was preceded in death by his brothers Alexander Jr. and Jon J. MD (Barbara MD, living). He is survived by his brothers Robert (Lynn), James (Jalayne) and sister Anne Asker. Tom was uncle to Nathan, Jill, Jordan, Nicholas, Joseph, David, both uncle and Godfather to Grace, and great-uncle to Anya and Lachlan.
Thomas was an alum of Gesu, Groves H.S. and Oakland Community College. As a bachelor, he lived nearly 40 years at his home in Southﬁeld, Michigan with his beloved dogs Jessie and Sparky. Tom had many interests including golf, cars, hunting, gardening, reading, shopping, music - especially David Bowie, and modern art - especially Jackson Pollock. He was an avid sports fan of the Detroit Tigers, Lions and Red Wings, watching all their games.
Successful in the ﬁeld of Telecommunications, Tom was employed nearly 40 years with AT&T as a Project Analyst and Administrator. He was recognized with many achievement awards before retiring in 2015.
Interment will be at Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery, Southﬁeld Michigan, following a Mass of Resurrection at Our Lady of Sorrows, Farmington Michigan on Saturday April 8, 2017 at 10 am in the Family Center Chapel, 24080 Raphael, Farmington Michigan. In state prior in the Chapel at 9:30 am.
In lieu of ﬂowers suggest memorial donations be made to Paws With A Cause or the Capuchins.
Please keep the Markey family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.