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Thomas J. Tedesco, Sr. of Gloucester City; US Army Veteran, Retired Carpenter Local 393

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Captain Tommy T


Age 75, Of Gloucester City, Gandy’s Beach and Big Pine Key, Florida passed away peacefully at his son Tom’s home on August 30, 2018.


Predeceased by his wife of over 25 years Susan (Perovich) Tedesco and his parents Joseph and Marie (Klaus) Tedesco.


Survived by his three loving children Thomas Tedesco Jr., Michelle (Ken) Festa and Timothy (Donna) Tedesco. Six grandchildren Susan (Eric) Brooks, John (Emily) Tedesco, Anne Marie Tedesco, Samuel Festa, Isabella Festa and Michael Tedesco and one great-grandchild Dempsey Styan. His sister Marie Cole-Wiener (late Jim) and his brother Joseph (Peg) Tedesco Jr. Brother in law to Fran Thomas (late Gord), Theresa Stimelski (late Bob) and Mary Perovich (late Peter). Several cousins, nephews, nieces and many, many friends in his hometown, beach house and Big Pine Key.


Tom proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and was an avid outdoorsman with many favorite hunting and fishing spots. He retired from Local 393 Carpenter’s Union after more than 30 years.


Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Wednesday, Sept. 5th from 10 AM to 12 Noon at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 851 Monmouth St., Gloucester City. Funeral Service 12 Noon in the funeral home. Interment with Military Honors in New St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bellmawr.


The family request casual dress attire or your favorite fishing shirt as that is how Captain Tommy T would want it to be. He will be greatly missed. Tight Lines Dad!

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Please note the donation in memory of Thomas J. Tedesco, Sr.



February 20, 2008--Enjoying the warm sunshine in the Florida Keys  are Gloucester City guys , from left, Bob Bevan, Michael Barron and Tom Tedesco.


Related: Fishing in the Florida Keys with Captain Tom Tedesco