Dominic M. DeBlasi

Dominic M. DeBlasi

AGE: 87 • Drums, PA

Dominic M. DeBlasi, 87, of Drums, PA and formerly of New Jersey, passed away on January 18th. Born in Hazleton, PA he was the son of the late Ralph and Grace (Fierro) DeBlasi. Dominic served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII. He worked as a self employed printer and lived in Cranford and Cherry Hill NJ before retiring to Sun City West, AZ. He returned to the east in 2003. Dominic was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend who cared for his family and will be deeply missed.

Preceding him in death in addition to his parents was his wife Margaret "Marty" DeBlasi and his brother Neil DeBlasi. Surviving are his son Ralph S. DeBlasi and wife Sandra and daughter Patrice Parisi and husband Christopher, grandchildren; Dominic R. DeBlasi and Matthew Parisi. His sister Mary DeStefano also survives along with several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, February 9th at 10am in the Good Shepherd Church, Drums, PA. Entombment will take place in the Calvary Cemetery. The family will receive callers from 9am until the start of mass in the church. Fierro Funeral Service, Inc. of Hazleton is handling the arrangements. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Vitas Hospice Community Connection, 521 Fellowship Rd. Suite 110, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054.

Published in Courier-Post on Feb. 6, 2013