THOMAS F. CROCKETT
Kings County Aide to the Grand Marshal
A true son of Erin, Tom, the AOH Kings County Aide, traces his Irish roots to his mother, Susan, of Donegal and father, Fred, from Derry. The youngest of 3 children, Tom attended St. Teresa of Avila school and St. Leonard’s High School. Tom, a Navy veteran, graduated from Brooklyn and worked as a Teamster for 32 years. His volunteer activities include serving as a poll worker, census taker and part time actor. In addition, Tom was a Catholic Big Brother for 15 years.
Tom has been married to his wife, Jayne, for 43 years. They have 2 children and two precious grandsons.
Tom is presently active in the AOH Kings County as Catholic Action Chairman and is past president of Division 35. As a member of Columbus Council, K of C, Tom is a past Grand Knight and past Vice Chairman for Youth. He continues to serve as a lector and Eucharistic minister at his home parish of Our Lady of Miracles.