Thomas J. Mazzariello Jr. RUTLAND — Thomas J. Mazzariello Jr., 82, died Sept. 10, 2019, at Our House Too Residential Care Home. Tom was a 1955 graduate of Mount St. Joseph Academy. He married Mary Johnson on Oct. 28, 1978. Tom was owner and barber at Star Barber Shop for over 60 years. He was a member of St. Peter Church. He enjoyed oil painting and foraging for wild mushrooms. Surviving are his wife, Mary J. Mazzariello, of Rutland; two sons William Mazzariello and fiancee Kerry Bolduc, David Mazzariello, all of Rutland; a daughter, Amy Pfenning and husband Kevin, of Rutland; a stepson, John Johnson and wife Leslie, of Rutland; two brothers Pascale Mazzariello, of FL, and Carl Mazzariello and wife Mary, of Rutland; two sisters Mary DiPalma and husband Angelo, Cheryl Hooker and husband George, all of Rutland; 10 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents and a brother, Stephen Mazzariello. A private graveside service will be held on Thursday. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to MSJ Development Fund, Convent Avenue, Rutland, VT 05701. Arrangements are by the Clifford Funeral Home.

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Craig Dikeman

David, Bill, and Amy - sorry to hear about your dad. I know that it's been a tough few years for him and for all of you. Tommy was a good man, we had lots of fun times and great memories growing up. Thinking of you guys at this time.

All the best,


Lucy Notte

To Tommy’s Family:

Those we hold most dear never truly leave us. They live on in the kindness they showed, the comfort they shared and the love they brought into our lives.


To Dave , Bill ,Amy and family.So sorry to hear of Tom's passing.I always looked forward to going to the shop for a haircut and some great conversation.My thoughts and prayers are with you all


Our prayers and thoughts to the family...The CASSIDY FAMILY, Tim, Trevor, Liz and June.


Bill So Sorry to read about your Dad, now he's with his Father and will have everlasting life, pain free.


Bill, Dave, Amy, and families

We are so sorry for your loss. Tom was like a breath of fresh air and will be sadly missed. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Ron and Maureen Turro

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