Thomas J. DiMicco, 82, of Kingston

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - OBITUARIES -

Thomas J. DiMicco, 82, of Kingston, passed away on Sun­day, Nov. 27, 2016, at Thompson House, Rhinebeck, fol­low­ing a brief ill­ness.

Born of Feb. 18, 1934, in East Kingston to Gae­tano and Cather­ine Nusco DiMicco.

Tom grad­u­ated with hon­ors from Kingston High School class of 1952. For the next eight years, he worked at Terry Brick Corp. In 1960, he started a ca­reer in bank­ing at the Na­tional Bank of Or­ange and Ul­ster County in Rosendale, then at Bankers’ Trust. In 1975, he ful­filled a long­time pas­sion, grad­u­at­ing from Richard the First in Kingston and Vi­dal Sas­son, New York School of Hair and Cos­me­tol­ogy. He owned and op­er­ated sev­eral sa­lons in Kingston, re­tir­ing in 2015 from “A Class Act.”

Mu­sic was an im­por­tant part of his life; he sang with the Old Dutch choir and Fair Street Re­formed Church for sev­eral years. He was a for­mer mem­ber of the Kingston Men­delssohn Club, serv­ing as pres­i­dent; a for­mer mem­ber of the Kingston Lions Club and served as its trea­surer; and was past pres­i­dent of the Ul­ster County Busi­ness­men’s As­so­ci­a­tion.

He was well-read and knowl­edge­able on Egyp­tian his­tory and was an avid pho­tog­ra­pher.

He was pre­de­ceased by three sis­ters, Santa (Dolly) DiMicco, Lucy May­hon, and Mary DiMicco; and dear friends Fran­cis (Bud) and Janet Kolts. Sur­viv­ing are his son, Scott Thomas DiMicco; his wife, Aileen Kiff DiMicco, whom he mar­ried in 1960; his brothers, Louis and Frank (Nancy) DiMicco; his nieces, Stephanie Mer­tine, Pam Dem­ming, and Dr. Kelly Gad­dis; neph­ews, Gary (Judy) May­hon, Wil­liam (Robin) May­hon, and Jef­frey Gad­dis; dear friends Ed and Mar­garet Napoli, Vince Liotta, Dr. Nas­sar Habeeb, Char­lie Landi, and Sharon and Char­lie Fisher.

We would like to take this op­por­tu­nity to thank the en­tire staff at North­ern Dutchess Hospi­tal, Vas­sar Med­i­cal Center, and Thompson House for their care and com­pas­sion, not only for Tom, but his fam­ily.

Friends will be re­ceived Sun­day from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. at Lasher Fu­neral Home Inc., 100 Tinker St., Wood­stock. The fu­neral pro­ces­sion will form at 10 a.m. Mon­day at the fu­neral home. At 11 a.m., a ser­vice will be con­ducted at Hur­ley Re­formed Church. In lieu of flow­ers, con­tri­bu­tions may di­rected to Heart of the Catskills, P.O. Box 88, Delhi, N.Y. 13753.

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