We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Graham Putnam & Mahoney Funeral Parlors
Thomas G Ventura “Tom” 63 of Worcester passed away at Umass medical center due to complications of an aneurysm on January 5, 2022. Tom was born on March 3rd, 1958, to Joseph Ventura and Rose Ventura (Harootian) in Worcester Massachusetts.
He is survived by his 2 brothers Gary and James Ventura, his sisters Deborah Surrestte (Ventura). He also leaves 6 nieces and nephews and many great nieces and nephews.
Tom graduated from Worcester Boys trade high school and Clark University with a degree in business administration. At an early age Tom started working at our local Telegram & Gazette as a truck driver delivering local newspapers. He also worked in merchandising and marketing and sales for many companies. His last job was for the town of Boylston as a bus monitor for the elderly and disabled, taking them to shopping centers.
Tom was a member of Wesley Church, attending many worship services and played basketball for youth groups. Tom attended the Boys & Girls Club throughout his youth. Tom enjoyed playing golf, fishing, setting up yard sales and flea markets. Tom was an avid sports fan he enjoyed watching football as a die-hard Patriots and Dallas Cowboys fan! He also enjoyed taking day trips to the beach, casino, horse back riding, concerts indoors and outdoors. Tom loved his cats and taking care of them and donating to animal rescue leagues.
Most important when Tom was leaving his friends or family he would say “Have a Blessed day or night” A lot of us will always remember how he would say grace at our meals at the Greek church. Tom will be, missed deeply by all who touched his heart and passed through his life. Rest in peace Tom God Bless.