Thomas Curcio

TOTOWA - Thomas A. Curcio, 82, of Totowa, died Feb. 26, 2014.

Born in New York, N.Y., he lived in Paterson, before moving to Totowa 42 years ago. He was a self employed tailor for Thomas A. Curcio & Son Tailor, Paterson, before retiring. He was a member of the Totowa Italian American Club and the Elks Lodge in Wayne. He was also a parishioner of St. James R.C. Church, Totowa and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council #6574, Totowa. He was a peacetime U.S. Army veteran.

Husband of the late Aida (nee Volpe) Curcio (1996). Father of Teresa Blumstein and her husband Howard of Millburn, Carmen Guzio and her husband William of Montville, Patricia Paglinco and her husband Guy of Denville, Aida Hegel and her husband Wallace of Tobyhanna, Pa. and Roberta Hensler. Brother of Frances Gilmartin of Wayne and the late Alfred and William Curcio. Grandfather of Emily and Alison Blumstein, Daniel and Tyler Guzio, Samantha, Anthony and Thomas Paglinco, and Frankie, Anthony and Tiffany DiFiglia. He is survived by his step grandchildren, Jessica Blumstein, Danielle Blumstein, Cara Monge and her husband Juan Monge and great-great grandchildren Ava, Caroline, Drew and Sara. Thomas is also survived by his companion, Rita Malatesta.

Arrangements: Festa Memorial Funeral Home, Totowa.

Funeral Home

Festa Memorial Funeral Home
111 Union Blvd. Totowa , NJ 07512
(973) 790-8686
Published in The Record/Herald News on Mar. 5, 2014