Thomas J. Petruzzi Thomas Joseph Petruzzi of Camano Island passed away unexpectedly on April 29, 2013. Tom was born on March 21, 1938. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Maryke, and his daughters Donna (John) and Kathleen (Bob). He was beloved "O-Pop" to 7 wonderful grandchildren: Alex, Aliena, Gabe, Sean, Annaliese, Jason, and Andrew. Tom ended his 40-year career in finance as a senior vice-president for Washington Mutual. After retirement, he completed his Bachelor's degree at Western Washington University (2006). Tom committed his time and energy to local government and a variety of social service charities. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday May 7th at 11:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia's Parish in Stanwood, with a Recitation of the Rosary at 10:00 and a reception following the Mass. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to: Society of St. Vincent de Paul, St. Cecilia Conference P.O Box 1002, Stanwood, WA. 98292 Arrangements under the direction of Gilbertson Funeral home, Stanwood.
Published in Bellingham Herald on May 5, 2013.