Norris, Thomas J. Jr., of Brookline, MA died peacefully on Sunday, March 11. Survived and loved by brother John Norris and wife the late Gail (Carolan) of Wakefield, Rhode Island, sister Nancy Varnum and husband Gerard of Foxboro, sister Kathleen Reddish and husband James of Needham, dear companion Mildred Dewire of Dedham, and many beloved nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 5 Linden Place, Brookline on Thursday at 10:00. Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery, West Roxbury. Tommy was a veteran of the US Marine Corp, retired Brookline firefighter, avid reader, baseball fan, history buff and world traveler. He will be greatly missed.