Thomas Michael's Story
Thomas Michael Atkinson, age 58, of Manchester, N.H., died suddenly Sunday morning, September 18, 2016, at the Catholic Medical Center in Manchester.
One of two children of the late Gordon H. and Velma L. (MacEachern) Atkinson, Thomas was born on May 11, 1958, in Wellesley, Mass., and attended Westwood High School.
He loved music and was happiest when playing his guitar.
He is survived by his sister, Joanne L. Burton and husband, Craig of Newton, N.H.; his nephew, Jason Burton of Haverhill; his stepmother, Gertrude Atkinson; stepbrother, James Macari; two stepsisters, Michelle Mucciaccio and Roxanne Allen; along with extended family members and dear friends.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 11 a.m. at the Highland Street Chapel of Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury. Burial will be private. The family kindly requests that flowers be omitted, instead, donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association.
Published on  September 21, 2016