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Thomas A. Mulqueen

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

real estate broker

Thomas A. Mulqueen, 87, of Macungie, formerly of Orefield and Allentown, died Oct. 3, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Ann F. (Hendrickson) Mulqueen. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late James T. Sr. and Alice M. (O’Neill) Mulqueen.

He was a graduate of Allentown Central Catholic High School and the Pennsylvania Military College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration, Class of 1953.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army.

He was a self-employed home inspector for 10 years, retiring in 2016. He was a real estate broker for the former Tom Mulqueen Realtor in Allentown for 30 years. He served as past president of Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors. He was the co-developer of Hidden Valley subdivision, Lower Macungie Township.

He was the founder of the former Lobster Pond, past president and co-founder of Stonecrest Swim Club and a member of the Mercantile Club, Emmaus.

He loved the natural beauty of the outdoors and the sport of fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Ann; children, Thomas A. Jr. and his wife, Cheryl, of Downingtown, Patrice A. and her husband, Dan Lauer, of Stroudsburg, Michael J. and his partner, Pedro Blanco, of Oakland Park, Fla.; stepchildren, Stuart H. Guinther and his wife, Kim, of Kutztown, Alice E. “Lisa” Guinther, of Boulder, Colo.; twin brother, John A. and his wife, Dorothea, of Bowie, Md.; seven grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; three stepgreat grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by siblings, James T. Jr., Marianne France and Babs Williams.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box #196, Schnecksville, 18078-0196.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Oct. 10 in the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., 4906 Route 309, Schnecksville. Family and friends may pay their respects 9:30 to 11 a.m. Oct. 10 in the funeral home.