Bom-Wrapper

Thomas DeLuca

Thomas J. DeLuca

Tuesday, May 4th, 1943 - Thursday, February 27th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Thomas DeLuca, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Thomas DeLuca

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Thomas's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Thomas's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Seneca Falls – Thomas J. DeLuca, 76, of Walnut St., Seneca Falls, NY, passed away on Thursday (February 27, 2020) at home after a long decline caused by Parkinson’s disease.

A memorial service will be held at Doran Funeral Home, Seneca Falls, NY, at a later date & time to be announced. There will be no prior calling hours. Burial will be in St. Columbkille Cemetery, Seneca Falls, NY, at the convenience of the family.

Known by many as TJ, he was born in New York City, the son of the late Thomas & Mary “Marge” (Saltarelli) DeLuca. Early in his life, the family moved to Phoenix, AZ, where he grew up and attended school. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served during the Viet Nam War. Afterwards he continued his education and was a graduate of Utica College, Utica, NY, where earned his bachelor’s degree in Physics. He was employed by Griffiss Air Force Base, 485th EIG, in Rome, NY, where he was an electronics engineer. TJ traveled to many countries during his professional career, including Korea, Italy, Saudi Arabia, & Germany. After retiring as a federal employee, TJ worked in the Phoenix, AZ, area as an emu rancher, adult educator, and together with his wife, artisan, with Humpty Dumpty…Before & After booths at several renaissance festivals throughout the country.

He is survived by:
His wife – Claire Ludovico – Seneca Falls, NY
2 sons – Anthony (Michelle) Lombardi – Fountain Hills, AZ.
David (Alejandra) DeLuca – Wise River, MT.
6 grandchildren – David Jr., Angelica, Benjamin, & Nora DeLuca, Juliana (Mitch) Armour, & Melina Lombardi
2 step-sons – Andrew Hall – Duluth, GA.
Warren (Shalane) Hall – Oceanside, CA.
1 step-granddaughter – Ariana Hall
In addition to his parents, Tom was predeceased by his stepmother, Josephine DeLuca and his sister, Anna Marie Burk.
Please consider leaving a condolence in memory of TJ at:
doranfuneralhome.com
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Thomas J. DeLuca, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Thomas

Service Details

  • Interment

    Location
    St. Columbkille Cemetery
    Address
    133 East Bayard Street
    Seneca Falls, New York 13148
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
A Memorial Service will be held at Doran Funeral Home, Seneca Falls at a later date and time, to be announced. Burial will be in St. Columbkille Cemetery at the convenience of the family. There will be no prior calling hours,

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Thomas here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Thomas J. DeLuca by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
EJ

Eric Jones

Posted at 01:49pm
I am so sorry to hear of TJ's passing. He was such a wonderful friend over so many years and there are so many great memories. He will be missed very much.
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: