on June 22, 2011 by alchemystic in American Downbeat, Depression Cookbook, Comments (2)

Thomas James Ball


Thomas J. Ball
Thomas J. Ball, 58, of Holden, passed away in Keene, NH, on Wednesday, June 15, 2011. He graduated from Wachusett Regional High School in Holden and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Mr. Ball was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam Era and a member of the Army National Guard in MA, NY and NH, obtaining the rank of Sergeant. He worked for many years as a service advisor for a number of car dealerships throughout New England. He leaves his children, Sara J. Ball, Melissa A. Ball and Kevin T. Ball, all of Jaffrey, NH; a sister, Margaret A. Weber of Marlboro, CT; and three brothers, Donald A. Ball of Worcester, Timothy E. Ball and Kenneth D. Ball, both of Holden. His brother, Richard W. Ball predeceased him in 2006. He was born in Holden, the son of Warren O. and Callista (Llewellyn) Ball. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a calling hour starting at 10:30 a.m. followed by a funeral service honoring his life at 12 Noon on Monday, June 20th, in the Miles Funeral Home, 1158 Main St., Holden. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center, 1 Verney Drive, Greenfield, NH 03047. To share a memory or offer a condolence visit: www.milesfuneralhome.com

Published in Worcester Telegram & Gazette on June 18, 2011

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  1. Rik Little

    June 23, 2011 @ 10:18 pm

    This was a courageous, honest, loving, brilliant man that should never be forgotten.

  2. David Ludy

    June 26, 2011 @ 10:39 pm

    Thank you for your service to our American way of life. You defended this nation overseas and against domestic threats as well. In life, and in death you are an American Hero to be honored.

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