unknown - April 24, 2012
Anthony “Tony” Pompi, 83, formerly of Fairmount, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, April 24, 2012, in the presence of his family at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center. A lifetime resident of the Syracuse area, he was born Sunday, July 8, 1928, and was the son of Louis Pompi and Cecilia Musa Pompi.
Tony was employed by Boss-Linco Lines, Inc. for many years. He was also formerly employed by Boston Buffalo Express, Inc. He was a communicant of Holy Family Church.
Surviving are his wife of 62 years, the former Beverly Martz; son and daughter-in-law, John and Shannon Pompi of Baldwinsville; daughters and sons-inlaw, Kathleen and David Barnhart of North Syracuse and Cecilia and Mark Pigula of Camillus; sister, Elisa Cardone of Syracuse; brother and sister-in-law, Joseph and Rosemarie Pompi of Syracuse; grandchildren, Michelle Pigula, Dan (Erica) Pigula, Stephen Pigula, Erin Barnhart, Brittany Pompi and Matthew Pompi; great-grandson, Albert Pigula; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Relatives and friends called from 10 to 11:15 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Services followed at 11:15 a.m. at the funeral home and at noon in Holy Family Church where Rev. Msgr. Francis Osei-Nyarko and Deacon Nick Alvaro celebrated a funeral Mass. Private burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery, Warners.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Tony’s memory to Holy Family Food Pantry, 127 Chapel Dr., Syracuse, NY 13219. Please share condolences at buranichfuneralhome.com.