Thomas Colaianni


86, of Paramus, formerly of Brooklyn, NY, passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019. Thomas worked for Coli Construction in Paramus as an Office Manager. Thomas was a veteran who served our country proudly during the Korean War.

Cherished husband of Mary Colaianni (nee Butler). Beloved father of Dante Colaianni and his wife Karen of Chester, NY, JoAnn Rivera and her husband Gil of Paramus, NJ, and Diane Ancona and her husband Jack of Westwood, NJ. Devoted Grandfather to Joseph Colaianni, and his wife Sarah, Daniel Colaianni and his wife Meg, Corinne Reindel and her husband Austyn, Rachel Rivera, Michael Rivera, Joseph Ancona, and Gianna Ancona. Great Grandfather of Luke Colaianni, Brooks Reindel. Pre-deceased by his father, Thomas Colaianni, and mother, Josephine Pascerella.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday October 15, 2019 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home 113 South Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ. Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home followed by an 11:00 am Funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Visitation R.C. Church, 234 N. Farview Avenue, Paramus. Cremation will be held privately.

As an expression of sympathy/ memorial contributions in Thomas' memory may be made to Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, 3rd Floor, 30 Prospect Avenue, Hackensack NJ 07601

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Posted by Tom & Anita Casey on October 17, 2019 3:55 PM x

Our deepest condolences, God Bless all of you and welcome Tom into His eternal embrace.

Posted by Rich Mahr on October 15, 2019 4:36 PM x

My deepest sympathies to a wonderful family on the passing of a great man. Thank you all for providing so much warmth, joy and lasting memories for the kids who, like me, were so fortunate to have you as neighbors.

Posted by Basia Kozik on October 15, 2019 2:30 AM x

Mary my heart is with you,my dearest friend!I know how much you loved your husband,and you were a very special couple!My prayers are with you!

Posted by Jimmy Rodriguez on October 14, 2019 10:22 PM x

I will always remember him as the family member with a golden heart, always room for a big hug and a smile. Rest In Peace.

Posted by FRANCES FASCE on October 13, 2019 2:50 PM x

So many fond memories and good times. Lake Carmel and Paramus (Prospect St) are forever etched in my heart. You and Mary were very special to me. Rest in Peace. Until we will meet again...


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