Thomas A McMullin

Born: Wed., Aug. 12, 1942
Died: Sat., Mar. 3, 2018


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Mar. 07, 2018
Location: Lehman, Reen, McNamara Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:30 PM Thu., Mar. 08, 2018
Location: Lehman Reen McNamara Funeral Home

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Of Newton March 3, 2018.  Beloved husband of over 49 years to Lois (Murphy) McMullin.  Devoted father of David of Brooklyn, NY and James of Los Angeles, CA.  Brother of Richard McMullin and Arline McKeen and her husband Ken. 


Funeral Service in the Lehman Reen & McNamara Funeral Home Thursday March 8th at 1:30 pm.  Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend.  Visiting Hours Wednesday March 7th from 4-8 pm.  Interment Private. 


Mr. McMullin was Board member of the Chestnut Hill Association, Friends of Newton Historical Society, Chestnut Hill Waterworks Museum.  Pack Leader Cub Scouts Newton.  Longtime American History Professor and Chairman of History Dept. UMass Boston.  His favorite course to teach was the History of Boston.  After retirement he taught OLLI at UMass Boston. 


In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Mr. McMullin may be made to U-Access at UMass Boston c/o Casey McDonagh 100 Morrissey Blvd Boston, MA 02125 or online at   select “This is an Honorary Gift”.  Mr. McMullin’s greatest joy was spending time with his family. 

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Enid Levangie
   Posted Tue March 06, 2018

A Giving Life was sent by Levangie, Epstein, Pasqualini, and Bachman families.

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We are so sorry for the loss of Tom. Levangie, Epstein, Pasqualini, and Bachman families.

Peter Metz
   Posted Wed March 07, 2018
Lois and family: Please accept my sympathy on Tom's passing. I know it was hard to loose him and to see him fall to Parkinsons. I admired his persistence in coming to Book Club meetings. I wish I could have taken his History of Boston course. Tom and you will be in my prayers. Sincerely, Peter

Dennis kelley
   Posted Thu March 15, 2018
I just heard the news of Tom’s death. I am very saddened. Molly and I are in Florida. Please know that you and your boys are in our thoughts.