Thomas Ray (Herbert) Herlihy

Thomas Ray (Herbert) Herlihy, 72, of Branson, MO, formerly of Kansas City, MO, September 1, 1945 - January 11, 2018.

Thomas “Tommy” Ray Herlihy, age 72, of Branson, Missouri, passed away January 11, 2018. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri, on September 1, 1945, to Jules W. and Evelyn Fay (Thompson) Herlihy.

A soft-hearted man, Tommy will be remembered for his kindness toward others. Although he experienced health issues throughout his life, Tommy demonstrated a deep care and sincerity for his family and community. During his working years, he was an equipment operator for the City of Raytown, Missouri. Memories of Tommy will be treasured.

Tommy is survived by his loving sister, Sandy Shoemaker and her husband Tim Shoemaker, and his brother, Mike Herlihy. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Published on on January 11, 2018.