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Thomas Palumbo, Sr.

THOMAS L. PALUMBO, SR. age 91, beloved husband  of the late Mary (nee Hoag); loving father of Mike, Patricia Ranells (husband Robert), Laura Znidarsic (husband Stan), Thomas L. Jr. (wife Darlene), Robert, Tina Palumbo (Tom Barracato), and Susan Ginn (husband Glenn); devoted grandfather of 14 and great-grandfather of 23; cherished son of the late Michael and Rachel (nee Mastrangelo); dearest brother of Dolores Dalessio and the late Mary Parziale and Angie Gianfangia; dear uncle and great-uncle of many.

Tom was born on August 23, 1927 in Cleveland and passed away on March 14, 2019. He was a resident of Euclid for 10 years, formerly of Florida. Tom was a member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. He grew up in Collinwood and attended Collinwood High School. Tom was a WWII U.S. Navy Veteran and a member of Union Local #18. He worked in construction as an operating engineer. Tom loved golf, gardening and was an avid Indians and Browns fan. He will be remembered most as a hardworking, funny and witty man. A devoted husband and father, Tom loved his family. He enjoyed the Holidays, especially Christmas Eve. Tom will be dearly missed.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Tom to Grace Hospice 7314 Industrial Park Blvd., Mentor, OH 44060 or Geauga Assisted Living 16065 G.A.R. Highway, Montville, OH 44064.

Prayers of Christian Burial Monday, March 18, 2019 at 1 PM at THE FUNERAL HOME. Burial following with Military Honors at All Souls Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Tom at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS, 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91) MONDAY 12 Noon-1 PM.

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  1. Suzanne Ranells :

    Patty and Pulombo Family.
    So sorry for your loss.

    Tracey and Sue Ranells

  2. Cheryl Dalessio Freel :

    My dear cousins and family I am so sorry for the loss of Uncle Tommy. May he Rest In Peace and be with Aunt Mary and Michael. Love and prayers to all.

  3. Brenda Asbury :

    I am so very sorry for your loss. God bless the entire Palumbo family.

  4. georgia parziale :

    OUR HEARTS ARE FILLED WITH SO MANY WONDERFUL MEMORIES, HE WAS OUR FAVORITE, HE WAS LOVED, AND HE WILL BE MISSED. OUR SINCERE THOUGHTS ARE WITH THE FAMILY. LOVE NICK, GEORGIA & MICHAEL

  5. John Gianfagna Jr. :

    Uncle Tommy was one of a kind
    Godfather to me. He was instrumental in making peace between my father & I
    When we were going through a rough patch in our relationship. I was proud to be his nephew!! Forever in my
    Heart ❤️. Johnny Boy
    The Gianfagna Family
    John, Jeanne, Gina, John III, Jeremy
    & Jaime
    Our Heartfelt prayers go out to all the family.

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