He worked for Grafton Correctional Facility for 17 years. He was a member of VFW 1079, Amvets and St. Clement Macedonian Orthodox Church. Tom was a referee for soccer, loved classic autos, his moped, and was an avid gardener.
Survivors include his wife Juanita (nee Wiley); sons, Mark (Lyseet) of Elyria, James of Elyria; sister, Para (Ilo) Jancevski.
Family will receive friends 4 to 7 P.M. Wednesday, January 15, 2014, Parastas Service 6 P.M. Wednesday at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57 ), where service will be held 11A.M. Thursday January 16, 2014. Very Rev. Vasil of Manasiev of St. Clement Macedonian Orthodox Church will officiate. Burial Brookdale Cemetery.
Online condolences may be expressed at www. laubenthalmercado.com