Thomas L. Palumbo of Waverly passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at home Feb. 14, 2019.

A very well-attended time of calling was held on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly, N.Y.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019 at 11 a.m. at St. James Church, 503 Clark St., Waverly, N.Y., with the Rev. Mitchell Zygadlo officiating. Words of remembrance were shared by his son, Tom Palumbo, readings by Jeffrey Palumbo and Cynthia Hamilton, and special music by Leslie Fagan.

Burial to follow at St. James Cemetery in Waverly, N.Y.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, a contribution be made in Thomas’ name to the Valley Chapter of Unico, c/o Nick Grego, 133 Crane Road, Waverly, NY 14892 or a charity of your choosing.

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