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Terry A. Tombesi

January 21, 1947 ~ April 26, 2019 (age 72)
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Terry A. Tombesi, age 72, formerly of Dover, Delaware, passed away on April 26, 2019.

Terry was born on January 21, 1947 in York, Pennsylvania to Louis and Delores Tombesi. He joined the US Navy in 1966 and served aboard the USS Alfred Cunningham (DD 752) as a Postal Clerk. He had 18 months of overseas duty. After serving three tours in Vietnam, he was honorably discharged in 1970.

He was a TV Reporter for WGAL in Lancaster, PA. He was a previous owner of the Dover Newsstand in Dover, Delaware, and a Talent Agent and Rock and Roll band manager of The Hubcaps.

He was predeceased by both his parents; Louis and Delores Tombesi; and his son, John Tombesi. He is survived by his wife, Janice; daughters, Gina Baumgartner (Jason), and Katherine and Allyson Tombesi; step-son Scott Keefer (Veronica); and grandchildren Benjamin, Eleanor, Jordan, Corban and Jasper.

A gathering of family and friends will be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 6 to 8pm in the Faries Funeral Chapel, located at 29 South Main Street in Smyrna.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Veterans United Outreach of Delaware, PO Box 1045, Clayton, DE 19938.

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