Longtime Robinson (Va.) Coach Tom Tufts Passes Away

Tom Tufts a native of Brockton, Mass. and longtime head coach at Robinson High School in Fairfax, Va. passed away at home on August 31 at the age of 66.

Tufts was member of the US Lacrosse Potomac Chapter Hall of Fame as well as the Robinson High School Hall of Fame. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts in 1970 and was 23-year Army veteran, retiring as a Lt. Col. in 1991.

For more information on Tom's life, including his contributions to lacrosse, please see the obituary.

Visitation will be held at Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home on September 12th from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. A service will be held at Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home on September 13th at 1:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, the Fisher House Foundation, the American Heart Association, or the American Cancer Society.

2013-09-06



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