Surrounded by his loving family at home, on March 26, 2020, at age 78. Of Bridgeton. Formerly of Gloucester City and Mantua. Loving husband of 57 years to Veronica Ann Arrera (nee Miller). Loving father of Thomas R. Arrera, Jr. (Debra), Mark Arrera (Diane), Kelli Weinhardt, Michele Fowler (Ed), Denise Scinlari (Nick) and Pauleen Arrera. Cherished grandfather of Robert, Daniel, Cate, Regina, George, Dallas, Cheyenne, Ashley, Sophia, Nicole, Zack and Beltain and great-grandfather of Bella, Olivia, Luke, Nora, Thomas, Jaxon and Charles. One of 10 children, Thomas is survived by 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Also survived by his good friend, Joseph Cappuccio and many nieces and nephews.
Thomas was a talented drummer and skilled woodworker, wood burner and all around Mr. Fix-It.
Due to current restrictions and complying with the executive order placed, Thomas’ funeral services are private at this time. Memorial services will be scheduled at a later date.
In lieu of flowers to the family, donations may be made to Msgr. Lucitt’s Needy Children’s Fund, P.O. Box 87, Gloucester City, NJ 08030. Please memo, Thomas R. Arrera, Sr.
Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Thomas R. Arrera, Sr. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, Gloucester City. Ph:856-456-1142