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Thomas Hillary PITTSFORD — Tom Hillary, 63, died Jan. 24, 2019, at UVM Medical Center, after a long illness. He was born April 12, 1955, in Flushing, NY, the son of James and Muriel (Blythe) Hillary. Tom grew up in Mineola, NY, and graduated from Mineola High School in 1973 and later attended college at SUNY Oneonta. Tom loved sports and was a lifelong fan of his beloved New York Rangers, New York Yankees and New York Giants. He was employed as a courier for FedEx for 30 years. He is survived by his wife, Linda; his grandson, Matt Rommel; stepdaughter, Tracy Smith; sisters Pam Kelly and husband Jim, Blythe Capitelli and husband Mario; and his nieces Leanne, Lauren, Lindsay and Marissa. He was predeceased by his parents and brother Jimmy. There are no calling hours.

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pamjk

Still numb over his passing. Loved life and was taken too early. Linda, may the great memories you shared with him keep you smiling, it will surely help- Love, Pam and Jim

mrx

Linda,So sorry for your loss.We were shocked and saddened to hear of Tom's passing.He was truly a wonderful and funny guy.He will be missed.Rest in peace my friend.John and Tracy Riordan

tracefromks

Mom, I'm sorry this happened to you. I know you two had many great years together and I pray you have nothing but fond memories and no regrets. May God shine mercy and love upon you and may your grief pass swiftly. One never knows what to say at times like these. I will endevor to be positive and present if you need me. Trace. [innocent]

Kelly Kelly

So very sorry to hear of Tom's passing. I had many great conversations with him about movies and sports whenever he delivered to my home or workplace in Rochester. Such a nice guy and always with a big smile! Sending my heartfelt sympathy to his wife and loved ones. Kelly Kelly Rochester, VT

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