Newark - Anthony "Tom" Thomas Colacino "Tom", 76, entered eternity on Wednesday (November 14, 2012) at Newark-Wayne Community Hospital.
Family and friends may attend a Memorial Mass, Saturday (November 17), 10 a.m. at St. Michael Church , Newark. Burial will take place in Newark Cemetery with full military honors.
In memory of Tom please consider donations to Humane Society of Wayne County, 1475 County House Rd, Lyons, N.Y. or Mass cards from St. Michael Church in Newark.
Tom was born the son of the late Thomas J. and Irene (Vincent) Colacino, February 5, 1936 in Newark, N.Y. Tom graduated from Newark High School in 1953. He attended St. Bonaventure and SUC Potsdam graduating in 1967. The staff at the funeral home proudly flies the Army Flag in honor of his service to our country. Tom also taught elementary school in the city of Rochester, worked at the recreation department of Newark State School and was active in the family business, Rose Bowl Lanes. Tom was a member of the Newark American Legion, Newark VFW, a charter member of the Knights of Columbus and was a board member of Newark-Arcadia Volunteer Ambulance for many years.
Tom will be remembered by his sister, Margaret Colacino; sister-in-law, Kenna Colacino; nephews, Christian, Patrick and Chad Colacino.
Tom was predeceased by his brother Eugene in 2003.
You may light a candle of memory or condolence by visiting www.watermanfuneralhome.com