Niagara Gazette

April 3, 2013

Thomas G. Scozzafava

Niagara Gazette

NIAGARA FALLS — Thomas G. Scozzafava, 69, of Niagara Falls, NY, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, April 2, 2013 in Niagara Geriatric & Rehabilitation Center, after a brief illness.

He was born in Niagara Falls, NY on August 16, 1943 to the late Josephine (nee Fittante) and John P. Scozzafava.

A Niagara Falls native he was a graduate of Niagara Falls High School, Class of 1961 and earned his business degree from Bryant and Stratton Business Institute. Although he was a resident of Niagara Falls for many years, Tom moved to North Tonawanda in 1979 until 2008, when he became a resident of Niagara Geriatric Center where he established many close friendships and participated in all the activities.

Mr. Scozzafava owned and operated Nimelman's Children's Store in Niagara Falls from 1961 until 1985. Tom's pastimes included spending his summers traveling and camping with his family. He also enjoyed his pets, his aquariums and his extensive clock collection.

He is survived by two loving brothers, John M. (Janice M.) Scozzafava and Gary (Leona)    Scozzafava, both of North Tonawanda, NY; and many beloved nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will be present to receive friends Friday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the SPALLINO-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, 1300 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, where Funeral Services will be held Saturday morning at 10:00 AM. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Niagara Falls, NY. Friends invited.

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