Thomas's Story

VEAZIE - Thomas Lynn, 62, of Veazie, died at home on September 11, 2015 surrounded by loving family.

Born May 9, 1953, the son of Robert and Katharine Lynn. Tom grew up partly in Denver and mostly in NYC. He received a BA from Connecticut College and his MSW from Columbia University. In 1991 Tom moved his family to Orono, and began a 25-year career at Community Health and Counseling Services of Bangor, serving most recently as Director of Adult, Child & Family Services.

Tom is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Laren; his three devoted children Taylor, Erin, and Maggie; parents, Robert and Katharine Lynn of Scarborough; sisters Elizabeth and Sarah Lynn; brothers-in-law Kevin Kerr and Celoni Espinola; daughter-in-law Katherine Lynn; son-in-law Richard Kirk; two beloved grandchildren Henry and Charlie, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends. He was predeceased by his sister Janet.

Tom will be remembered for his wry sense of humor, love of family, caring nature, playful soul, and calming presence. He had a tireless dedication to his work and believed in the good of all people. He will be sorely missed.

Friends and family are welcome to celebrate Tom's life from 4 to 6 pm on Friday, September 18, at the Lynn residence, 1367 State St. Veazie. Services will be held at the Leeds Community Church, Leeds on Saturday, October 3 from 1 to 3 pm. A complete obituary can be found at www.BrookingsSmith.com.
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