Thomas F. Noragong, age 72, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 8, 2021 at his home. Tom was born in Wayland on June 23, 1949 to Joseph & Frances (Nestoryak) Noragong. Tom was an all-around handyman at the VA. His family described him as, "a professional collector of all things." Tom also enjoyed the outdoors, especially fishing. Tom is survived by his wife, Shigkeo; his mother, Frances Noragong; his siblings: Francie Hough & Michael Noragong; and many nieces & nephews. Tom is predeceased by his father, Joseph Noragong Sr. and his brother, Joseph Noragong Jr. Family & friends are invited to call on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 from 11am – 1pm at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Wayland where funeral services will be held at 1pm. Burial will immediately follow in Village Cemetery, Wayland. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial contribution to the American Diabetes Association online at Diabetes.org or to the Vincent House at 310 Second Ave., Wayland NY 14572.