Yesterday was a rather sad day for me. My uncle, Father Thomas Quinlan, passed away yesterday morning, 4-24-2012. To say that my uncle was unusual would be a huge understatement. TQ or Tommy, was also the priest who performed our wedding ceremony nearly 29 years ago.
There is talk of moving the service to the Va Beach Convention Center as it is likely to be SRO and the Church probably won't fit 1/3 of the attendees. Some may read of his "adventures" and not like him...but he always got the seats full.
Some background information is you are interested: