- June 27, 1918 - March 24, 2015
- Fort Myers, Florida
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Harvey-Engelhardt Funeral Home
Thomas A Ruscetta, 96 of Fort Myers, Florida passed away on March 24, 2015 at Hope Hospice House. Tom resided in Cranston, RI until 2001 when he and his wife Flora relocated to Fort Myers. Born in Providence, RI he was the son of the late Giovanni and Filomena Ruscetta
He was married for 71 years to the late Flora Ruscetta and is survived by two children, Barbara Calabro (Stephen) of Fort Myers, FL and Thomas Ruscetta (Dawn) of Las Vegas, NV, his brother Anthony Ruscetta of Warwick, RI and sister Evelyn Sebastianelli of Cranston, RI; and his late brother Norman Ruscetta of Orlando, FL. He leaves four grandchildren, Lisa, Michael, Mia and Tonya and six great grandchildren Jackson, Maddison, Harper, Domenic, Angelo, and Alia.
Tom was the owner of a jewelry manufacturing company in Rhode Island. He was past president of the Federal Hill Lions Club, a member of the Knights of Columbus, and served in the RI National Guard. He was recently honored for his volunteer service to his ALF community, Emeritus at the Lakes.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Hope Hospice at https://donate.hopehcs.org/sslpage.aspx
Condolences can be left in Tom's online guestbook at www.harvey-engelhardt.com. The family extends their gratitude to the staff of Emeritus at the Lakes and Hope Hospice for their care and support during his final days.
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