Thomas W. Cilfone(1966 - 2013)

TORRINGTON >> Thomas W. Cilfone, 46, of Torrington, passed away, Thursday, Feb. 28 surrounded by his family at home. He was the husband of Kelly Cilfone. Thomas was born in Torrington on April 28, 1966, a son of Jean (Lesniewski) Cilfone, of Torrington and the late John Cilfone.
He was graduate of Torrington High, Class of 1984, and Western Connecticut State College. For the last 13 years, he was owner of Eastside Cafe in Torrington. His work was his passion and patrons and workers were his extended family.
He was a member of Unico Club and Torrington Elks Lodge and was active with Little League and PAL basketball.
In addition to his wife and mother, he leaves his daughter, Gabrielle and son Ryan. He also leaves five brothers and two sisters, Gary Cilfone and wife Nancy, Jay Cilfone and wife Pam. Michael Cilfone and wife Liz, all of Torrington, James Cilfone and wife Ann of Willington and Mark Cilfone and wife Cynthia of Falmouth, Massachusetts; sisters Pam Nalette of Narragansett, Rhode Island and Amy Cilfone of Farmington, several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Saint Francis Church, Torrington, at 10:30 on Monday, March 4, with burial following at New Saint Francis Cemetery Torrington. Friends are asked to meet directly at church. The family will receive friends Sunday March 3 from 3 to 6 p.m. at Phalen Funeral Home, 285 Migeon Ave., Torrington.
Memorial Contributions can be directed to the Cilfone's Childrens Trust C/O Torrington Municipal and Teachers Federal Credit Union 777 E. Main St Torrington, CT 06790. online memorials

Funeral Home

Phalen Funeral Home
285 Migeon Avenue Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 489-9600
Published in The Register Citizen on Mar. 2, 2013