Iain Thomlinson

Obituary of Iain Thomlinson

Iain J. Thomlinson, 47, a lifelong resident of Flanders, NJ passed away on February 10, 2017 at home surrounded by his family. Iain was born on October 21, 1969 at Dover General Hospital in Dover, NJ. He was a "Jack of All Trades" and held many jobs throughout the years. He was a volunteer fireman for Flanders Fire Company and received meritorious and valor awards for his courage in the line of duty. He loved watching football, laying out in the sun, and playing with his grandchildren.

Iain is survived by his loving wife Rebecca P. Thomlinson; five children, Rachael Farrakhan, Sharif Farrakhan, Laura Conklin, Michelle Conklin, Kara Thomlinson; two grandchildren, Jayden and Taylor Farrakhan; parents, Jim and Elizabeth Thomlinson; three siblings, Thomas Thomlinson, Karen Thomlinson, and Amanda Capuano; and by many other loving family members and friends.

A Celebration of Iain's Life will include a Funeral Mass at 11:30AM on Monday February 13, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton RC Church. Interment will be held on a later date. The family will also be sitting Shiva at home on Tuesday and Wednesday at 7 pm.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Overlook Medical Center Outpatient Infusion Center or the Flanders Fire Co. # 1 and Rescue Squad.