Taber, Thomas R.
Rochester: March 13, 2013 at age 81. Tom was a graduate of Monroe H.S. and Brockport State Teachers
College before completing his service with the U.S. Army. Upon his return, he embarked on a long career as a public school teacher and administrator, serving in the role as Assistant School Superintendent of the Webster School District. Tom is preceded in death by his longtime companion, Naomi Samlof;, his infant son, Christopher John; his sons, Chris and John as well as daughter Kelly. Tom leaves behind daughters, Tracey Snow (David), Liz Sloan (Pearce) as well as son Tom (Dianne), brother Bob (Florence), and grandchildren Adam, Olivia, Nolan, Marlo, Valentina and Nicholas.
Tom was a longtime member of the Penfield Players Theater Group and an active and supportive member of the Brockport State Alumi Association Class of '53.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Thomas R. Taber Scholarship at SUNY Brockport, which has been established in order for a young person to be the recipient of his legacy of good will, caring, dedication to students and his chosen profession, and his love of his Alma Mater.
Calling hours will be on Saturday, March 23 from 1-3 at Michael R. Yackiw Funeral Home, 1650 Empire Boulevard, Webster. Interment at a later date at the convenience of the family.