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“May you find rest Tommy. ”
1 of 42 | Posted by: - friend

“The Varsity Boys Soccer family was greatly saddened to hear of Tommy's passing. As an upperclassman, he was kind and welcoming to the younger...Read More »
2 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“I really am sorry Tommy for posting this late, you were the baby brother I had. I was and still am in shock of your passing hence my last report. I...Read More »
3 of 42 | Posted by: Tresor Rugimbanya - Elgin, IL

“My heart goes out to you and the rest your family at this tragic time. Such a spirited young man! Can't imagine how this could have happened? May...Read More »
4 of 42 | Posted by: Tigisti Berhe - Arlington, VA

“Dear Mrs. Alex,My heart goes out to you and the rest of your family at this tragic time. My name is Rebecca Vogel and I was so lucky to have had the...Read More »
5 of 42 | Posted by: Rebecca Vogel - Pittsburgh, PA

“Please God help Mama uwanyirigira to be strong in this moment ”
6 of 42 | Posted by: Nakumuryango Jean Nepo - kigali

“No one can prepare you for a loss; it comes like a swift wind. However, take comfort in knowing that Tommy is now resting in the arms of our Lord. My...Read More »
7 of 42 | Posted by: Jackson Seminega Kigali - Rwanda

“Marie Grace, we only met once, but your kindness now shows me who is your Angel Tomy now in heaven next to God!May the only Almighty God relieve and...Read More »
8 of 42 | Posted by: Tharcille Uwarurema - Kigali, RI

“My heartfelt condolences to Kenyana, Teresa and your entire family. May God receive the beautiful soul of our lovely Tomy. ”
9 of 42 | Posted by: Hassina Coucou Umutesi - Kigali

“Tommy was more than a friend, he was a brother. We met in high school where we became great friends as we were both the only African men in school....Read More »
10 of 42 | Posted by: Ebenezer Lang'at - Pittsburgh, PA

“May God ease your pain and keep you in this difficult time. Tommy had such a beautiful soul and he will be forever missed. May his soul rest in...Read More »
11 of 42 | Posted by: Tasha Mwanakalando - Pittsburgh, PA

“Tommy was one of the brightest people I had ever met. He always had a smile on his face and made everyone laugh. Everyone who ever knew Tommy knew...Read More »
12 of 42 | Posted by: Donna Gupta - friend

“Will you embrace the angels who grace the gates of eternity? A kiss on the forehead for all, that they may feel a soul, yours. Pinky promise me that...Read More »
13 of 42 | Posted by: Lwiyo Mwanakalando - Pittsburgh, PA

“Tomy your death broke our hearts for ever.We shall always love u❤❤❤❤❤.Flo, Julia, Louis,Charles et Hubert ”
14 of 42 | Posted by: Kabasinga Florentine - Kigali

“So very sorry for your loss! We will keep your family in our prayers. ”
15 of 42 | Posted by: Madeleine Van de Ryt - Mt.Lebanon, PA

“My sincere condolences to the Alex family. May you find comfort and hope in the promise Gods word provides at Psalm 68:20.Gwendolyn ”
16 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“Grace & Family-- We are so very sorry to hear that Tommy has left us. While he and his father, our cousin Greg, are reunited, it is a great loss to...Read More »
17 of 42 | Posted by: Susan Cargill-Collura - Damascus, MD

A goofy pic from 12-101 prior to walking out for commencement... “To Grace, the Alex family, and all of Tommy's teammates over the years, neighbors, classmates and those he touched in 19 years with his smile and...Read More »
18 of 42 | Posted by: Adam Lumish - Mt. Lebanon

“Sending my sincere condolences and love. May GOD keep Thomas in the palm of his hand. Patti ”
19 of 42 | Posted by: Patricia Richardson - Carlisle, PA

“I am very sorry for your family's loss. Remember that you are never alone during times of loss. God promises to be with you in difficult times, 'to...Read More »
20 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry for your great loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted," and "comforts all who mourn," sustain your family during this...Read More »
21 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“Tommy was the most special person I ever had the privilege of coaching. He came from worlds away and brought sunshine into our lives. For years our...Read More »
22 of 42 | Posted by: Andrew Ross - Pawleys Island, SC

“David and I extend our deepest sympathy to you Grace and Teresa as well as the extended Alex family. Tommy was a light in life and will be remembered...Read More »
23 of 42 | Posted by: Christine Bossi - Altoona, PA


24 of 42 | Posted by: Marsha Foster - West Palm Beach, FL

“I still can't believe it. Tommy was by far the nicest and most genuine person I knew. He was the type of person to be on both sides of a dispute in...Read More »
25 of 42 | Posted by: Alan Sezibera - Fayetteville, AR

“Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss.PSALM 91:2. ”
26 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“Tommy was one of the kindest and wisest young men I've ever met. The goodness he brought into the world will last forever. Rest in peace. ”
27 of 42 | Posted by: Anonymous Person

“Marie, my name is Dora Pecoraro. My son Aidan was friends with Tommy. I just learned of Tommy's passing and wanted to let you know my heart is very...Read More »
28 of 42 | Posted by: A friend

“May God sustain the family during this time. Please also find comfort from God's word. Luke7:11-15 ”
29 of 42 | Posted by: C T

“May peace beyond human understanding be with your family in this most difficult time. Thomas was a kind and gentle friend of my son, John Chick. In...Read More »
30 of 42 | Posted by: Monette Shuttleworth - pittsburgh, PA

“We are terribly saddened to hear of Tommy's passing. We will always remember him as a sweet, bright little boy in Rwanda, and as a handsome, kind,...Read More »
31 of 42 | Posted by: Sarah Erlichman - Rome

“Hey Tommy I know you are watching us from up there. I will always remember the kindness you showed everyone and how much of a genuine person you were...Read More »
32 of 42 | Posted by: Serge Sandrali - Phoenix, AZ

“Im very sorry for you loss . Tommy was one of the most up beat and genuine people I knew. Im so glad for being able to know him..even if it was only...Read More »
33 of 42 | Posted by: Mercedes Sanchez - Pittsburgh, PA

“I am at a loss of words. Tommy was one of the sweetest guys I had ever had the pleasure of knowing. He was never seen without a smile on his face. He...Read More »
34 of 42 | Posted by: Maia Van Groesbeck - Pittsburgh, PA

“I am so very sorry for your loss. Prayers to all of you. Tommy was a HS friend of my daughter, Maia, and she has said he was a kind and sweet soul....Read More »
35 of 42 | Posted by: Melissa Van Groessbeck - PA

“I never saw Tommy without a smile on his face and his happiness and positive energy transferred to the entire team. He was the most genuine and...Read More »
36 of 42 | Posted by: Noah West - Friend

“Tommy was one of the nicest people I'd ever met. He made soccer more than a game, he made it fun. ”
37 of 42 | Posted by: Eli Holtschlag - Pittsburgh, PA

“The passing of Thomas is a disappointing one, reminding us all of the mortality of our human nature. While his whole future was practically set in...Read More »
38 of 42 | Posted by: Nathaniel Fagan - Classmate

“I am heartbroken to hear of Tommy's passing. He was an amazing person, teammate, and friend and he had a talent for bringing a smile to the faces of...Read More »
39 of 42 | Posted by: Noah Donald - Pittsburgh, PA

“Tommy was one of the nicest, kindest, and funniest people I've ever met. He was in my home room in high school and every morning as I walked in half...Read More »
40 of 42 | Posted by: Sammy Binkin - State College, PA

“We are all heartbroken over the news of Tommy. We all have such happy memories of Tommy on the soccer field and off. Always a smile on his face! ...Read More »
41 of 42 | Posted by: Stacey Franklin - Pittsburgh, PA

“He was the kindest and most genuine person I have ever had the pleasure to know. I'm lucky that I was able to call him a friends. He will be greatly...Read More »
42 of 42 | Posted by: John Chick - Pittsburgh, PA


Age 19, of Mt Lebanon, on Thursday, October 12, 2017. Son of Marie Grace (Uwanyirigira) Alex and the late Gregory Alex; brother of Therase Alex; and uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. Thomas was born in Rwanda, graduated from Mt Lebanon High School where he was a member of soccer team, currently a student at Robert Morris University studying computer science and business management. Friends welcome Tuesday 4-8pm, William Slater II Funeral Service (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Rd, Scott Twp. Blessing Service Wednesday 11:00am at the funeral home.