Thomas Lawrence Rafferty, Jr. ’67

Thomas Lawrence Rafferty, Jr. ’67

Jan. 1, 1950 – Sept. 4, 2016

Thomas Lawrence Rafferty, Jr. ’67 passed away peacefully on Sept. 4, 2016 at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas & Madelyn Rafferty. He is survived by his sister Anna (Andrew) Supernat and Julie (Kerry) Krier and many nieces, nephews and best friend of many years Richard (Rich) Strong.

Tom graduated from Saint John’s Preparatory School in 1967. He proudly served in the Army and had a passion for helping veterans. He was a lawyer, graduating third in his class from William Mitchell College of Law.

A Mass will be held Tuesday, Sept 20, 2016 at Saint Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Minneapolis at 10:00 a.m. Visitation, 11:00 a.m. Mass; interment at 1:45 p.m. at Fort Snelling. Memorials preferred to the family.
The Saint John’s Prep community remembers Tom’s family and friends in our thoughts and prayers.