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Obituary for Thomas George Terranova Jr.

Thomas “Tom” George Terranova, Jr., passed away on Monday, May 9, 2022.

Born in Bridgeport, CT, he was the son of the late Thomas George and Marian Giannone Terranova. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Paul Vaccaro. Tom was a member of Disabled American Veterans and the Corvette Club of America. He faithfully served his country as a B-52 crew chief during Vietnam. He loved fishing, gardening, traveling, riding his motorcycle, and was an avid golfer.

Tom is survived by his wife, Ann T. Terranova of Franklin, NC; daughter, Juliana Vaccaro of Canton, NC; brother, Sal Terranova (Maureen Devlin) of Milford, CT; and sister, Joanne Scalzi (Lenny) of Milford, CT. Also surviving are three nieces, Tricia Boone, Leah Scalzi, and Jennifer Scalzi; and two great nephews, Matthew Nolan, and Luca Stavrevski, both of whom he was very close with.

A Celebration of Life will be on Sunday, May 22 at 4pm in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home. Rev. Steve Reeves will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.