Obituary of Thomas Samuel DiGrazia
Thomas S. DiGrazia – Sebring, Florida (formerly of Rochester, NY) passed away peacefully on September 25, 2021 at age 83.
Predeceased by his parents, Philip & Frances DiGrazia, mother and father-in-law, Annette (Coppola) and Frank Guarin, brother Mauro DiGrazia and sister Phyllis Maracle.
Tom is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Eleanor (Guarin) DiGrazia, daughter’s Deborah (Steve) Wood, Bradenton, FL, Mary Ann (Joseph) Halloran, Chesapeake, Va., Susan DiGrazia, Chesapeake, Va., Dina (Dennis) Curtin, Sebring, FL., 10 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, sister Ann Marie (Robert) Enright, sister-in-law, and brother-in-law Mary Ann (Salvatore) Taibi, cousins John (Maureen) DiGrazia, Thomas (Margie) DiGrazia, several nieces, nephews, and many dear and lifelongfriends.
Tom was employed by Eastman Kodak Company for 35 years and retired in 1991. In addition to spending time with the love of his life, daughters, grandchildren and great grandchildren, he was an avid drummer from 18 years old to his passing. Tom was also a U.S. Army Korean War Veteran and volunteered with the American Cancer Society in Winter Haven, FL. as the Chairperson of Tanglewood for many years.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd., Rochester, NY on Saturday, October 9th at 10:30 a.m. Masks are required at the church. To watch the mass remotely please visit www.facebook.com/MotherOfSorrows
Interment will be private at a future date.
In memory of Tom, please consider a memorial contribution to American Cancer Society, 34 Lake Elbert Dr SE, Winter Haven, FL 33880, Good Shepherd Hospice, 1110 Hammock Rd, Sebring, FL 33870, or a charity of your choice.