Thomas George Cristoni, age 83, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, January 11, 2013 with his loving family by his side. He was born on October 24, 1929 in Sacramento, California to Guerino and Alyse Cristoni. Thomas proudly served his country in United States Navy. Thomas met and married the love of his life, Darlene Fartner, on February 4, 1951 and then settled in Sacramento, California. Soon after, Thomas and Darlene were blessed with two precious children, Irene and Russell. He was a supervisor for McClellan Air Force Base for 35 years. Thomas enjoyed hunting, fishing, dancing with his loving wife, camping and traveling. He is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Darlene; daughter, Irene and her husband, Steven Olwell; son, Russell Cristoni; one granddaughter Cristynn Rudkin. Thomas touched many lives and will be truly missed by all who were honored to know him and who loved him. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Harry A. Nauman & Son Funeral Home, 4041 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento, California at 5:00 p.m., and Rosary to follow at 6:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be at 1:00 p.m. at Harry A. Nauman & Son Funeral Home followed by Graveside Service at St. Mary's Cemetery.