ROCKY RIDGE, MD - Mr. M. Thomas Seabrease, 80, of Rocky Ridge, MD, passed away at home on Dec. 31, 2014, surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Mary Jane Seabrease, his wife of 57 years.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Medford C. and Margaret L. Seabrease. He began his police career as an M.P. in the U.S. Army, and served in the Philadelphia, PA and Bangor, ME police departments, eventually retiring as Chief of Police for Southwest Harbor, ME. An avid boater, Tom also loved woodworking, as he built everything from doll beds to a houseboat. Mr. Seabrease attended the Thurmont United Methodist Church and was an active member of his Life Group.
In addition to his loving wife, Tom is survived by his daughter, Stacey Verby and husband Russell, his daughter Kelley Gilbertson and husband Shane, as well as four grandchildren, James, Timothy, Madeleine and Samantha, his cousin Margaret Jane Moore and his cousin Jack Seabrease and wife Sue, and many friends.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, January 5th at the Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont, MD 21788. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Thurmont United Methodist Church.