Timothy Kane

Obituary of Timothy Joseph Kane

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Please Note If attending services, it is a requirement that you MUST wear a mask and practice social distancing. Timothy Joseph Kane, a longtime resident and former Councilman of Bloomfield, passed away suddenly on July 16th, 2020. He was 74 years old. Tim leaves behind his loving wife Carol; two daughters, Christina Healy (John) and Michelle Daly (James); a brother, Michael Kane; and two grandchildren, Liam and Kellan Daly. He also leaves behind his many nieces and nephews as well as his four goddaughters. He was predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Florence Kane, and a brother Joseph Kane. Tim had a long career at Bell Atlantic (Verizon) and the Township of Bloomfield. He was a parishioner and volunteer at St Thomas and a member of the Bloomfield Emergency Squad Board of Trustees, St. Valentine’s Church Athletic Club and Bloomfield Center Alliance. He was also a former Bloomfield Irishman of the Day. Tim enjoyed golfing and bowling with his buddies. Friends and family may visit on Sunday, July19th from 4-8 pm, at Halpin-Bitecola Brookdale Funeral Home. A funeral mass will be held at 9:30 am on Monday, July 20th, at St Thomas the Apostle Church in Bloomfield. Entombment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover, NJ. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Timothy’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.


4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday, July 19, 2020
Halpin - Bitecola Brookdale Funeral Home
1284 Broad Street
Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States

Funeral Mass

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Monday, July 20, 2020
St. Thomas the Apostle Church
60 Byrd Ave
Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States


11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, July 20, 2020
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
225 Ridgedale Avenue
East Hanover, New Jersey, United States

Online Vigil Service

An online vigil service will be held at 7pm, on Sunday July 19th. Click on the video link above or copy this link to view it https://youtu.be/hsEgtPY-lgo
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