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“I worked with Tom at the Raymond school the first year it opened.,Tom was such a pleasure to be around, always up,very funny. I was lucky to have...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Bill young

“Mr. Carrigan, as a very young and new teacher, you were always at my back. Your smile and guidance made me feel so important! Also, you made me...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Jane Cappiello - Bradenton, FL

“Sorry for your loss. When I was at the Raymond for 4th-6th, Mr Carrigan was the Asst Principal. Great guy, strict but very fair and old-school...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Sean Mullins - MA

“Our deepest condolences ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Rich & Cathy O'Connor - Brockton, MA

“Sorry for the loss of a Great Teacher and friend to so many. He was my 5th grade teacher in Brockton. Our prayers are with the Family. ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Bill Burke - Lakeville, MA

“TC will be missed . He was a great guy who really was proud of his kids and so happy when he was with his grand children ,I will always remember his...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Mike Feeney - Apollo beach, FL

“I am so sorry for your loss. I know words can't make the pain go away. May you feel God's comfort through family and friends. Again, my condolences. ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: Serena - MA

“Tom, you and Ruth were a great couple. I had many fun times with both of you, which I have always remembered! R.I.P. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Roseann Mussari - Raynham, MA

“Many memories of Mr.C at baseball games. Sorry i didn't know Michael passed two years ago. Condolences to all the Carrigan family. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Joe Sargent - Port charlotte, FL

“Mr. Carrigan was an amazing man. He will be missed by so many. I'm so sorry for your loss Carrigsn family. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Lynn Grogan - Brockton, MA

“Mr. Carrigan was my Asst Principal at Raymond Elementary many many years ago. I always remember how kind he was. May he rest in peace and prayers to...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Kerri McCarthy - Middleboro, MA

“Tom you will be missed, and remembered as the best principle ever.John, and Tracy Alves ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Tracy Alves - Brockton, MA

“Kenny, and family, Glenn and I are so sorry for your loss. Your Dad was a great man. We will all unite again one day, this I'm sure of. May you rest...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Joan Thomas - BROCKTON, MA

“Heartfelt Sorrow and Sincere Condolences for the passing of you Prayers to you and your Family. ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Michelle Gerrior - Middleboro

“We will miss you very much Tom. May you rest in peace. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: John & Elaine Adams - MA - Friend

“I don't know what I'll do without you. My Buddy I'll miss you, don't worry I'll keep the pools going. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Cheryl Mallard - Brockton, MA

“Tom will be greatly missed. ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: Kevin and Paula Smyth - Brockton, MA

“TC, you were the best of the best. Kind, gentle, loving, funny, and tough as nails. You had the best laugh and we're always up to something. I miss...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: LoriAnn Johnson - Easton, MA

“Barbara and I are very sorry for your loss FAY9V ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Robert Dixon - East Falmouth, MA

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BROCKTON---Thomas P. "TC" Carrigan Jr., 86, a resident of Brockton for over 50 years, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 14, 2018.

TC was the loving father of Thomas Carrigan and his wife Ruth (Williams) of East Bridgewater, Ken Carrigan of Brockton, Steven Carrigan of Lakeville, and Kim Carrigan of Brockton. He was predeceased by his wife Ruth (Gorman) Carrigan and his sons James and Michael Carrigan. He leaves his grandchildren Kevin and Joshua Carrigan, Kristina and Heather Carrigan, Chris, Nick, and Michael Scott, and Eden and Stevie Carrigan, as well as several great grandchildren.

Born in Boston, son of Thomas P. Carrigan, Sr., and Margaret (Hurley) Carrigan, he was raised in Dorchester and was a graduate of Mission High School. He served in the US Marine Corps with his twin brother, Bill, during the Korean War. After honorable discharge from the military, he attended the State Teachers College at Boston and earned both Bachelor of Science in Education and Master of Education degrees. He was employed by the Brockton school system as a teacher and administrator for his entire career. He retired as the Assistant Principal of the Raymond School.

TC was a friend to many and was a member of the Bertocci Club and Club National of Brockton. A practical joker and sports trivia enthusiast, he loved his family, friends, Boston sports teams, golf, sports pools, and club activities.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral on Monday, May 21, at 7:45 a.m from Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton, followed by a funeral Mass at 9:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, 439 West Street, Brockton. For those wishing to attend the interment with military honors at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at 1:30 PM. may proceed from Kane Funeral Home at Noon on Monday. Visiting hours on Sunday, May 20, from 2 – 6 p.m. in the funeral home. Due to floral restrictions at the cemetery donations may be made to The Brain Injury Association of MA, 30 Lyman Street #10, Westborough, MA 01581 in memory of his son, Michael Carrigan. For directions or condolences visit