Domenico Tamasi

Obituary of Domenico Tamasi

Domenico Tamasi, 98, of Princeton, passed away on February 21, 2015 at the JML Care Center in Falmouth, MA. Domenico was born in Pettoranello, Italy in 1916, He came to the United States in 1930 at the age of 13 and lived in Princeton with his grandparents. He married his wife Pearl in 1937 and they enjoyed 68 happy years together until Pearl's death in 2005. Domenico was a long time employee of Palmer Municipal Improvement. Upon his retirement in 1981, he and Pearl travelled extensively in Europe and the United States. Domenico was a member of Local 68 of the International Union of Operating Engineers, a member of the Deborah Hospital Foundation, St. Paul's Church, and the Italian-American Sportsmen Club. Son of the late Valentino and Julia (Pinelli) Tamasi, Husband of the late Pearl (Toto) Tamasi, Brother-in-law of the late Domenico Pirone, Vitamato Procaccini, He is survived by his son Raymond and his partner, Margaret Shapiro, daughter Linda (Zanetti) and husband Ken, grandson David and wife Elisabeth, granddaughter, Marissa and husband Chad, 3 sisters and a brother-in-law, Evelyn and Anthony Tamasi, Marianna Pirone, Alberina Procaccini, a brother and sister-in-law Ralph and Lydia Pirone and four great-grandchildren. The Funeral will be held 8:30 am on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 from the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9:30 am St. Paul's Church 214 Nassau Street, Princeton. Burial will follow in the Princeton Cemetery. Friends may call on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 from 4-8 pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations made be made the Deborah Hospital Foundation, 212 Trenton Road, Browns Mills, NJ 08015
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