Tom Long Obituary, Shaldon People Past & Present – Mourns The Death Of Tom Long

Tom Long Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts that we share some very sad news with our community. On September 20th, after a brief illness, Tom Long peacefully passed away at the Knappe Cross Care Centre in Exmouth. Tom was a beloved figure in our village, having lived here for many years and leaving an indelible mark on the community.

One of Tom’s notable contributions to our village was his ownership and operation of the boat business, Ensign Marine. For years, he served as a trusted source of knowledge and assistance for all things marine-related. His dedication to his business was not just a testament to his work ethic but also a reflection of his passion for the sea and his commitment to serving the needs of fellow boaters.

Tom was more than just a businessman; he was a cherished local character. His presence would light up any room, and his infectious laughter could brighten the dullest of days. His friendly demeanor, quick wit, and willingness to lend a helping hand endeared him to all who had the privilege of knowing him.

As we mourn his passing, we are reminded of the countless memories and stories that he leaves behind. Tom Long was a man of many tales, and we can rest assured that his legacy will live on through the stories we share, the laughter we remember, and the warmth of his spirit that will forever linger in our hearts.

In this time of grief, our thoughts and prayers go out to Tom’s family and friends. We join together as a community to celebrate the life of a true local legend, a man who will be sorely missed but never forgotten. Tom Long’s memory will continue to sail through our village, leaving behind waves of fond remembrance for generations to come.