Thomas Mamos of Lancaster MA, formerly of Westford, MA

 

Thomas Mamos, 75, of Lancaster, MA, formerly of Westford, MA died Friday January 19, 2018 at Rose Monahan Hospice House in Worcester, MA after a long illness.

He was married to Mary Mamos with whom he would have celebrated their 11th wedding anniversary on February 17th.

Born in Malden, he was the son of the late Matthew and Ester (Morrissette) Mamos.   He graduated from Malden Catholic High School with the class of 1961, and Salem State College with a BS in Business.

Thomas taught business at Weston High School for ten years.

He retired from Digital Computers in Weston, MA.

He was a communicant of The Immaculate Conception Church in Lancaster. Thomas loved to cook and he was fantastic at it.

Besides his wife he is survived by his sons, Bryan T. and his wife, Cynthia Mamos of Holden, MA, James M. and his wife, Kate Mamos of Belmont, NH; daughter, Deidre and her husband, David Shapiro of Sterling, MA; step sons, Adam and his wife, Lorrie Benigni of Buffalo, NY, Lt. Col. Matthew and his wife, Tamara Benigni of Lorton, VA; brother, Gerald and his wife, Jane Mamos of NJ; sisters, Joanne and her husband, Charlie Hawley of Wilmington, MA, and Kathy and her husband, Chuck Fligg of Wilmington, MA; eight grandchildren, Thomas and Sean Carroll, Eric Shapiro, Molly Mamos, Luke, Grace, Isabella, and Tessa Benigni; and many nieces and nephews.

He was the former husband, the late Dorothy (Britten) Mamos of Wesford, formerly of Lancaster.

 

Visiting hours Tuesday 3 to 7 P.M. Funeral Wednesday at 10am from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 11am at St. Mary Church in Chelmsford. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be made in his name to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation 230 East Ohio St, Suite 500 Chicago IL 60611. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

Visitation

January 23, 2018
3PM-7PM
Dolan Funeral Home

Funeral

January 24, 2018
10 FH/ 11 Church
St. Mary Church 25 North Rd. Chelmsford MA 01824
  1. Claudia & Joe Racalbuto says:

    Sincere sympathy to all the family of Thomas Mamos.

  2. Claudia & Joe Racalbuto says:

    Sincere sympathy to all the family of Thomas Mamos.

  3. Leslie (Trousdale) Costigan says:

    My condolences on the passing of your husband and father. Mr. Mammos (as I knew him) was my business teacher at Weston High School in 1976. The business department was just developing at that time and was limited to shorthand, typing and a few computer classes. I remember him very fondly as an engaging, dedicated teacher. I won a business award at graduation and was so thrilled to accept this honor from Mr. Mammos. I wish I had known he had lived in Westford, as that is the town I lived in for 27 years while raising my children.

  4. Janice and Rick Black says:

    The Gentle Giant! A foodie, a musician, a storyteller.Our times with our dinner group, Rincon and how that name came to be, will
    always bring a smile. Will miss sharing recipes and Tom’s piano playing and just his presence in the room. Thanks for the memories.

    Jan and Rick

  5. Kathy Fligg says:

    RIP my dear Brother❤
    You are missed more then is known and loved beyond words.
    All our love, Kath and Chuck

  6. Bob and Marie says:

    Our deepest sympathy to Mary and the entire family. What a treasure he was – and will be so well remembered for the wonderful times we’ve had together- laughing, eating, drinking wine and oh the beautiful piano playing – he made it sound so easy — always played from the heart. What a special person who shared his love of life with us! Thank you, Tom. Until we meet again….

  7. Chris C says:

    I would like to express my deepest sympathy to family and friends. May all of your good memories be greater than your sadness during this difficult time. (Isaiah 25:8)

  8. David Baird says:

    Jim & Kate- We are extremely saddened with you and your families lose. Please remember that your dad’s guiding hand will remain on your shoulder forever.

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  9. Phyllis LaVita Johnson says:

    Mary and family, Art and I send our condolences on Tom’s passing. He was a dear friend and we will cherish every memory of all the happy times we spent together. His sense of humor brought lots of laughter to our lives, his smile was contagious. He was a fantastic cook and always extending invitations to share a sumptuous meal at his table. Whether we were sharing a bottle of wine on the patio, traveling together, watching a football game or out on a field trip, a good time was had by all…..that was what it was like spending time with Tom & Mary. Tom will live on in our memories. May your family take comfort knowing he is free from pain, and may he rest in peace.

  10. Dan Britten says:

    Susan and I send our condolences to all of Tom’s family and we share in their sadness with his passing. The fact that he was loved by two wonderful women gives testimony to his kind and loving character. We recall with great fondness: our fishing trips in Maine with Tom, Matt, Jim, and the Britten family; swimming and playing horseshoes in Westford, but most of all we recall the many fabulous meals prepared in the Mamos house. Tom made the best fried clams ever. Our brother-in-law will be truly missed.

  11. Mike Moulton says:

    Jim, Kate and Family – I am so saddened to hear of the loss of your dad. He was a great guy and I always enjoyed speaking with him while growing up (basketball games/practices, etc.). Jeanne and I’s hearts are with you guys.

  12. Debbie Menninger (Mamos) says:

    I will always remember the gentle tone of Uncle Tom’s voice. My sincerest condolences during these difficult days.

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