Monsignor Thomas A. Kleissler


Monsignor Thomas A. Kleissler, 89, president emeritus and founding director of RENEW International, entered eternal life on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, at St. Catherine Healthcare Center, Caldwell.

Born in Newark to Elizabeth R. Fagan and Edwin A. Kleissler, Father Tom was raised in the Vailsburg section of Newark and graduated from Sacred Heart