Thomas Charles Vaccaro, Jr., 61, of Colon, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at The Laurels of Bedford under the care of Great Lakes Caring Hospice
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 4 PM at Crossroads Bible Church in Sherwood, MI with Pastor Trent Hammond officiating.
Thomas was born on February 18, 1956 in Battle Creek, MI to Thomas C. and Charlotte (Griange) Vaccaro, Sr. He attended school in Union City and received his diploma in 1975. Thomas went on to carpentry school in Fennville, MI, which led to employment in commercial construction through the Carpenter’s Union #871 out of Kalamazoo. He was a member of Crossroads Bible Church in Sherwood. Except for the five years he spent in Florida, Thomas lived in southwest Michigan most of his life.
Survivors include his mother, Charlotte Smith of Union City; and siblings, Greg (Gloria) Vaccaro of Battle Creek, Brian (Lori) Vaccaro of Union City, Tony (Lonna) Vaccaro of Coldwater, Lisa (Scott) Foley of Battle Creek, Jeff Vaccaro of Bronson and Ralph (Marie) Smith of Battle Creek. He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas C. Vaccaro, Sr. and a sister, Karen Vaccaro, in 1997.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to Crossroads Bible Church.