Thomas J. Jakimas passed away suddenly on September 16, 2017. Born on September 15, 1952, Tom was just 65 old. Born in Newark, he lived most of his life in Kearny. Arrangements are by the Armitage Wiggins Funeral Home 596 Belgrove Drive, Kearny. Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral Mass this Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Stephens Church in Kearny and private cremation will follow. To leave online condolence please visit www.armitagewiggins.com
Tom was a foreman for many years at Sal's Auto body in Green Brook. He was the beloved husband and soulmate of Jackie (Walley) and is survived by his beloved sons Thomas (Amy Siebel) Jakimas and Paul (Amy Bradshaw) Jakimas. Brother of Phyllis Zinno and the late Joseph Jakimas he is also survived by his cherished grandchildren Thomas, Julia and Katherine. In lieu of flowers kindly consider a donation to The Wounded Warrior Project.