Thomas Paradiso

Thomas “TP” Paradiso, 92

Thomas "TP" Paradiso, 92, of Orange, NJ, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.

Tom was a lifelong resident of Orange. An incredibly wonderful brother, uncle and friend, he was known by many for his generosity and good natured spirit.  He was employed by Loffredos Provision (aka Chickies) in Orange.  He was also a member and officer of The Young Men's Social Club, also of Orange.

Tom is predeceased by his parents, Antoinette and Joseph Paradiso, his brothers Angelo and Joseph, Jr, and his niece Anne Savoy.  He leaves behind his loving brother Dominick Paradiso of East Hanover and dear sister Jennie Brislin and her husband William of Dunellen.  He also leaves behind his nephew Joseph Paradiso and wife Karen of Maplewood; and nephew Donald Paradiso and wife Regina of East Hanover who helped him greatly in recent years.  Additionally are his adoring nieces and nephews William Brislin, Karen Brenner, Jennie Metenosky and his name-sake Thomas Brislin;  his grand nieces and nephews Joseph Paradiso, Gina Paradiso, Amanda Metenosky and John Metenosky; as well as his great-grand niece and nephews Angelina, Nicholas and Chiara Paradiso.  He truly was the greatest of uncles! 

Visiting will be held on Monday October 22, 2018 from 11:00 to 1:00 PM, with the Funeral Services at 1:00 PM.  Interment will follow at St. John’s Cemetery in Orange. In lieu of flowers please donate to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 103 S. Center ST, Orange, NJ 07050