Thomas James Gerarde, age 75, of Orlando, Florida passed away Saturday, October 31st, 2015 at his residence. Thomas was born in Tiona, Pennsylvania the son of Thomas and Marie (Bodner) Gerarde. He was employed as a construction worker for the International Labor Union and member of St. Andrew Catholic Church. Thomas was also a soccer coach for St. Andrews Catholic School, Evans High School, Bishop Moore, and ex-professional boxer and philanthropist. Most importantly he loved his Lord and served his church and youth. He was often a "resident" of the Hardee's Restaurant on Silver Star Road in Pine Hills.
Thomas leaves cherish his memory 2 sons in Pennsylvania; his St. Andrew family and many other friends and relatives.