Thomas Gerard Johnston of Kennesaw, GA was born April 30, 1969. On November 9, 2017, Tommy joined his parents Caroline and Paul in eternal peace.

Tommy leaves behind, to cherish his memory, his loving wife Tara of 19 years. Along with five brothers, three sisters, and a growing number of nieces and nephews that he adored, and an extended family that reached far beyond just blood ties.

Tommy was truly a genuine man, a real life “George Bailey” and shall be missed by everyone lucky enough to have known him. Every time a bell rings, an Angel gets his wings.

Visitation for friends and family will take place from 4 to 7pm, Sunday, November 19, 2017 at White, Venuto & Morrill Funeral and Cremation Service, 188 North Plank Road, Newburgh.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered 10:00 am, Monday, November 20, 2017 at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 145 Benkard Avenue, Newburgh, The Reverend Bill Damroth will officiate. Private cremation will follow at Cedar Hill Crematory.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made directly towards funeral expenses.

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