Thomas William McGee
|Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives|
|Preceded by||David M. Bartley|
|Succeeded by||George Keverian|
|Majority Leader of the Massachusetts House of Representatives|
|Preceded by||David M. Bartley|
|Succeeded by||William Q. MacLean, Jr.|
|Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives|
|Preceded by||George J. O'Shea, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Edward J. Clancy, Jr.|
|Member of the |
|Born||May 24, 1924|
Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||December 21, 2012 88) (aged|
Danvers, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Resting place||Pine Grove Cemetery Lynn, Massachusetts|
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Spouse(s)||Ann Sorrenti, div. Grace Hogan|
|Residence||Lynn, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Years of service||1941–1945|
|Rank||Fourth Marine Division|
|Battles/wars|| World War II |
Battle of Saipan
Battle of Iwo Jima
Battle of Tinian
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McGee died on December 21, 2012in a hospice facility in Danvers, Massachusetts, of complications from Alzheimer's.
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|Massachusetts House of Representatives|
David M. Bartley
| Majority Leader of the Massachusetts House of Representatives |
1969 – 1975
William Q. MacLean, Jr.
David M. Bartley
| Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives |
1975 – 1984
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