Mr. Thomas G. Delluomo, age 63, passed away on Saturday June 5, 2021 after a long and valiant battle with kidney disease.
Born in Utica on May 14, 1958, Tom was the son of the late Guido and Louise (Talerico) Delluomo. He was a 1976 graduate of T.R. Proctor High School. Tom furthered his education at Utica College of Syracuse University where he earned a Bachelor's Degree.
On October 26, 1985, Tom was joined in marriage to the former Deborah Villelo. The two shared a loving union until her passing in 2016. Tom kept in his heart the treasured memories of his annual trips to Cape Cod with Debbie.
He enjoyed a 35-year career in the insurance industry before retiring in 2018. He was a music and film enthusiast and an excellent cook. Tom's passion for the culinary arts led to his founding of the annual charity event, Gourmet Guys To The Rescue.
Tom is survived by his brother; Robert Delluomo; sister-in-law, Patricia Villelo; nephew, Tommy Padykula; special cousins Bunny Gottuso, Beth Ann Lipke and Joseph F. Talerico. He also leaves many cherished friends including Robert and Shyla Edwards and their daughter, Grace; Russ and Gail Morreale, Steve and Maryann Powers, Mark Bonavita, Jack Cofano, Sharon Benedetto, Tony DeSarro, Mike DePietro, John Murad and Eileen Nanna.
In keeping with Tom's wishes, there will be no public visitation. He will be laid to rest next to his wife Deborah in Calvary Cemetery. For those wishing to do so, please consider memorial contributions in his memory to Hospice Care c/o the Siegenthaler Center 4277 Middle Settlement Rd. New Hartford, NY 13413