COMARCHO, THOMAS F.

A funeral service took place Nov. 11 at First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens, Somerset, for Thomas F. Comarcho, 89, of Somerset, formerly of Jersey City and Ocala, Fla. He passed away peacefully on Oct. 30 at Somerset Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Somerset. Thomas was born in Oporto, Portugal. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Mr. Comarcho worked as a foreman at Baldwin Steel in Jersey City, before retiring to Florida with his wife, Tryphene who preceded him in death last year. The couple returned to Jersey City in 2003 due to failing health and to be closer to their children. They lived on Woodlawn Avenue in the Greenville section where they raised their children and on Van Nostrand Avenue after their return from Florida. They were both residing at Somerset Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Services arranged by the Plinton-Curry Funeral Home, Somerset.