Obituary for Thomas Faia
Thomas J. Faia of Doylestown, PA passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 in the Buckingham Valley Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, Buckingham, PA. He was 78.
Born in Yonkers, NY to the late Patsy and Anna (D’Anna) Faia, Tom was a longtime resident of Doylestown, PA.
Tom was a graduate of Archbishop Stepinac High School of White Plains, NY and attended Manhattan College. He was the Owner/Operator of TJ Faia & Company of Willow Grove, PA for the last 46 years. Tom was a longtime member and Eucharistic Minister at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church of Doylestown and a US Marine veteran. He enjoyed playing golf, tennis, watching college and professional sports, and was a huge Yankees fan. Tom especially loved watching his children and grandchildren playing sports throughout his life.
He was the loving husband for 52 years of Regina Faia; devoted father of Regina (PJ) Forcino, Timothy (Shaubie) Faia, and Kate (Ethan) Prout; dear brother of Patrick (Patricia) Faia, Richard (Diane) Faia and Paul (Patty) Faia; loving grandfather of Caroline, Drew, Ryan, Beckham, Connor, Kathryn, and Piper; also survived by many nieces, nephews and dear friends.
A memorial gathering will be held at the Varcoe-Thomas Funeral Home, 344 North Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 on Friday, October 6th from 7:00-9:00 pm.
A funeral mass will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, 235 East State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 on Saturday, October 7th at 11:00 am. The family will receive their friends from 9:30-11:00 am prior to mass at church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to the Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047 or www.lbda.org would be appreciated.
Send condolences to www.varcoethomasfuneralhome.com