Thomas J. Bieber
unknown - September 16, 2012
Thomas J. Bieber, 46, beloved husband, father, and son, of Warners, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center after a year-long battle with leukemia. Born in Blue Island, Il. on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 1966, he lived in Cedar Lake, Indiana before moving to Syracuse in 1993. He was a graduate of Hanover High School and Indiana University.
Tom was employed six years with The Great Outdoors and previously with Enterprise Rental Cars. He was a communicant of Holy Family Church. An avid golfer, hunter and fisherman, Tom was a member of the NRA and Camillus Rod & Gun Club. He loved spending time with his family, especially watching his daughters play soccer, he was their biggest fan. He also enjoyed cooking, camping, and was a loyal Notre Dame fan.
Surviving are his wife of 14 years, the former Pamela Donovan; and daughters, Hannah and Sarah, all of Warners; father, Joseph (Tonya) Bieber of Milledgeville, Georgia; mother, Phyllis Griffin of Monticello, Indiana; brother, Michael (Susan) Bieber of Cedar Lake, Indiana; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Juanita and Denis Donovan of Auburn; sister-in-law, Carrie Lynn (Doug Kramer) Donovan of Port Byron; brother-in-law, Denis (Stephanie) Donovan of Virginia; several nieces and nephews; and his loving beagle, Beauty, aka, “Pretty”.
Relatives and friends called from 4 to 7 p.m.Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Mass was celebrated 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sep. 21 at in Holy Family Church with Rev. Richard P. Prior Jr. and Deacon Nick Alvaro officiating. Burial was private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Tom’s memory to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 1311 Mamaroneck Ave., Suite 310, White Plains, NY 10605. Please view the Bieber Family Video Tribute and share condolences at buranichfuneralhome.com.