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Thomas J. Marzola

Thursday, April 18, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Thomas J. Marzola, 76, of Salisbury Township, died peacefully April 12, 2019, in his home, with his loving wife and family by his side. He was the husband of Joanne (Bove) Marzola, with whom he shared over 53 years of marriage. Born in Jamaica, Queens, N.Y., and raised on Long Island, he was the son of the late John and Ida (Giordano) Marzola.

He honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

He owned and operated T.J. Marzola Building and Remodeling since 1971, until retiring in 2011.

He was a parishioner of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Colesville.

He enjoyed boating, fishing, the mountains and cooking. He especially loved spending time with his family and grandchildren and attending their sporting and school events to support them.

He is survived by his wife; son, Sean T. and his wife, Rita, of San Jose, Calif.; daughter, Tara and her husband, Kurt Imdorf, of Coplay; grandchildren, T.J., Nicholas and Roman; Morgan, Zachary and James Imdorf; sister, Linda and her husband, Paul Landy, of Bethlehem. He was predeceased by a brother, John.

Contributions may be made in his name to Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2024 Lehigh St., Suite 100, Allentown, 18103.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. April 19 in the Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden St., Bethlehem. Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. April 18 and 10 a.m. until the time of the service April 19.