Thomas “Tom” Remeika, age 68, Addison resident, passed away at home on December 17, 2016. Tom was born July 7, 1948 in Cambridge, Massachusetts to Francis and Ida Remeika. He graduated from Harvard University in 1970. He was a talented athlete in football and ice hockey.
Tom Remeika worked for over 30 years as a human resources director for Verizon, formerly GTE. He and his wife, Claire Remeika (Partridge), raised two daughters in the greater Boston area, where Tom and Claire lived until moving to Addison 1998. Tom loved playing golf and was an avid sports fan. He was a member of the St. Rita Catholic Community.
In addition to his wife, Tom is survived by his daughters, Robyn Remeika and Jane Gardiner (Remeika); brothers Francis, James, and John Remeika; sister Diane Remeika; aunt Mildred Wilcinski; four granddaughters, and many nephews, nieces, and brothers- and sisters-in-law. We mourn his loss, but are thankful for his comfort.
A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at 10:00 A.M., Wednesday April 5th, 2017 at St. Eulalia Church, 50 Ridge St., Winchester, MA.
Donations may be made to the American Heart Association.
Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252