DeCOLA, Thomas Edward

DeCOLA, Thomas Edward, 54, of Shadyside, Ohio died Monday, June 10, 2013 at his home.

He was born December 23, 1958 in Bellaire, Ohio a son of Thomas A. DeCola and the late Delores “Mitzi” Putinsky DeCola.

Tom was a former supervisor for the Rollins Security Systems in Columbus, Ohio and Atlanta, Georgia, and a member of the St. Mary Catholic Church in Shadyside, Ohio.

He was a graduate of Shadyside High School and The Ohio State University and a member of The Ohio State University Alumni Association. Tom was an avid fan of Buckeye football, basketball and Shadyside Tiger sports.

Surviving are his father and stepmother, Thomas A. and Phyliss DeCola of Shadyside, Ohio; and his brother, Michael (Kathy Logan) DeCola of Shadyside, Ohio. Also his niece, Diana (Chris) Seimer of Piqua, Ohio and his great- niece, Mariella Seimer.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, 3900 Central Avenue, Shadyside, Ohio on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where services will be held on Friday at 10 a.m. with Fr. Samuel R. Saprano officiating. Interment in the Powhatan Cemetery in Powhatan Point, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to the OR & W Fire District, 4210 Central Avenue, Shadyside, Ohio 43947.

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