85, of Madison, formerly of Bayonne, passed away on January 16, 2019. Thomas was born in Jersey City on November 11, 1933 to the late Thomas and Dorothy Murphy. He was a longtime resident of Bayonne prior to moving to Madison to be closer to his family. Thomas leaves behind his wife, Grayce Murphy as well as his four daughters, Eileen Murphy, Beth Colligan and her husband, Jerry, Maureen Harwood and her husband, Christopher, and Peggy Edwards and her husband, Peter; three grandchildren, Kasey, Patrick & Erin; and many friends. In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions may be made in Thomas’ memory to Inpatient Hospice and Palliative Care Fund c/o the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center, 475 South Street, 1st floor, Morristown NJ 07960 or online at Funeral arrangements by MADISON MEMORIAL HOME, 159 Main St., Madison, NJ.