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Thomas J"Tom" Dufort

Thomas J. "Tom" Dufort, 55, of Gardner, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in Baystate Medical Center of Springfield, following a brief illness.
Born in Gardner on September 16, 1961, he was the son of the late Joseph E. and Irene M. (Richard) Dufort.
Tom graduated from Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School of Fitchburg with the Class of 1980. He was a welder employed by Spincraft of Billerica for several years.
Tom loved spending time bass fishing.
He leaves one daughter, Krysten Harty and her husband Nathaniel of Barre and Amsterdam; one brother, James Dufort and his wife Elaine of Florida; one sister, Karen Niemela of Templeton; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Tom was predeceased by his brother, Robert Dufort.
Funeral Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.
There are no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner is handling the arrangements.
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I am very sorry for your loss. Tom was a good friend of mine through our teenage years I have a lot of very fond memories of him. I will never forget you Tom RIP. Love Andrea

Andrea Sanborn-Drost Apr 18 2017 12:00 AM

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Mark & MaryAnn Raboin lit a memorial candle Apr 18 2017 12:00 AM

Our memories of Tommy go way back to playing Little League baseball on Gem Industries. It was a good time and I'd like to think that we were friends. I'm so very sorry for your loss...

David and Nancy Tanguay Apr 17 2017 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss, Tommy was a classmate of mine,have fond memories of him, very kind and a funny guy. You will be missed.

Michelle King (Bastarache) Apr 17 2017 12:00 AM

It was a pleasure to know and work with Tom, a very nice person. I was saddened by his injury and illness. Rest in peace, Tom.

Dave Downey Apr 15 2017 12:00 AM

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Boucher Funeral Home lit a memorial candle Apr 14 2017 12:00 AM

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