Thomas Holleran, 89, died Feb. 21. Tom came to Minnesota from Ireland when he was 23, met the love of his life, Shirley, and they raised their family in the Como Park area. He was known by many in the neighborhood for his daily walks. He was involved in his church and was a member of the Baker’s Union Local 22 and the Como Block Nurse Program.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley; daughter, Sheila Holleran; and great-grandson, Orion.
He is survived by his children, Thomas, Mary (Mike) Pfundstein, Michael (Carol), Kathleen Schueller and Teresa (Glenn) Vitali; 17 grandchildren; and 12 greatgrandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 25 at Holy Childhood Catholic Church, with interment at Calvary Cemetery.