Thomas J. Lee, Jr., 66, of Solvay, passed away Friday January 3, 2014 at St. Joseph's Hospital. He was born in Syracuse to the late Thomas and Dorothy (Lazore) Lee, and was a US Marine Corps Veteran of the Vietnam War. Thomas was a salesman for Superior Coffee for over 20 years before retiring in 2007. He was a communicant of St. Cecilia Church and enjoyed family get-togethers, most especially spending time with his grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brother, John in 2003.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, the former Patricia Tuzzolino, 2 daughters; Shari (David) Lonczak, of Liverpool and Tina (Dino Geremia) Terrinoni, of Syracuse, 5 grandchildren; Danielle, Michelle, Thomas, Ashley and Natalie, a sister; Charlotte Storm, 3 brothers; Gary, Terry and Daniel, and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday January 8, 2014 at 8:15 am in BAGOZZI TWINS FUNERAL HOME, and 9 am in St. Cecilia Church, where a Funeral Mass will be celebrated. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Onondaga County Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, Syracuse.
Calling hours are Tuesday January 7, 2014 from 4 to 7 pm at BAGOZZI TWINS FUNERAL HOME, 2601 Milton Ave.
Contributions may be made in his memory to the NY Vietnam Veteran's Foundation, Inc., 48 March Lane, Westbury, NY 11590.
Please offer online condolences at www.bagozzitwins.com.