Tommy Hallahan

12 Sep 2019 | 10:24

Thomas “Tommy” Hallahan of Newburgh (and formerly of Warwick) passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, as a result of an automobile accident. He was 32 years old.

He was born in Warwick on June 29, 1987, the son of Edward Hallahan and Lynn Cheney.

Tommy was engaged to Carli Curtiss, whom he adored and had known since the age of 13.

Thomas was an arborist and an avid bonsai gardener. He loved to build things.

He is survived by his mother, Lynn Cheney and her husband, Barry; father Edward Hallahan; fiancée Carli; sister Carolyn “Carrie” Hallahan of Crater Lake, Oregon; grandfather Robert Kramer of Callao, Virginia; his future in-laws Donna and Kevin Powers; and his three dogs, Mama, Sookie and Eleanor, his babies.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 12 to 2 and 4 to 7 p.m., at Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Ave., Warwick.

A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, at Warwick United Methodist Church, Forester Avenue, Warwick.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Tommy’s memory may be made to an organization Tommy supported himself: SNORT Rescue Group, online at

Arrangements were made by Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home. To send an online condolence, visit