Thomas M. Cummins "Monk"

December 27, 1939 ~ February 21, 2022 (age 82)

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Thomas M. Cummins “Monk” died on February 21, 2022 after a courageous fight. Thomas was born in New York City to Edward and Eleanor (Russo) Cummins. He was raised in Verplanck and graduated from Hendrick Hudson High School. He was a U.S. Army Veteran.  Thomas was a driver for D. Bertolini & Sons in Peekskill, NY. One of Monk’s favorite pastimes was watching his favorite sporting teams, the NY Yankees and the Jets and discussing the sporting news with just about anyone. For many years, Thomas enjoyed participating in a bowling league.  His grandchildren and family meant the world to him and he will truly be missed by all.  Thomas is survived by his son John Michael, stepchildren, Deborah Del Guidice (Charlie Schunk) and Brian (Christina) Del Guidice, grandchildren, Adam, Alex and Austin Calabro, Azelin Del Guidice, brothers and sisters, Edward (Jini), Kathleen Russo, Louise (Gary) Fetzger, John, Charles and Robert. He was predeceased by his wives Barbara (Daniels) Cummins and Paula (Kosilla) Cummins. A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, April 9th, 2022 from 1-4 PM at the O’Mara & Carpentieri Funeral Home.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the ASPCA or Wounded Warrior Project.

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97 Broadway

Verplanck, New York 10596


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Memorial Gathering
April 9, 2022

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
O'Mara & Carpentieri Funeral Home
97 Broadway
Verplanck, NY 10596

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