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“We would like to extend our condolences to the Cannella family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and may the love of those around you help you...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Jack Esposito - Valrico, FL

“To all of the Cannella's family, Our Deepest Condolence to all. From Jim & Cathy Mormino ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Jim & Cathy Mormino - tampa, FL

“Deepest condolences from the Ganio family. John & Susan Ganio ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: John Ganio - Tampa, FL - Friend

“My deepest sympathy and condolences goes out to the Cannella family...he was always so sweet and a very family orientended person... he will be...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: laura messina - tampa, FL

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the members of this amazing family. What a wonderful husband and father and man, Tom was! May the love of God...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Bea Cassell - clearwater, FL

“To all the family we extend to you our most heartfelt condolences. Our prayers are with you. Mr. & Mrs. Angelo Cacciatore ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Mr. & Mrs. Angelo Cacciatore - FL

“Tom will be missed! We loved him very much. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Elizabeth and Randy Sullivan - FL

“Our funeral director and staff wish to extend our sincere sympathy to the Cannella family. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Terrace Oaks Chapel


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Thomas R. Cannella, 88, of Temple Terrace, went to heaven Jan. 16, 2013 with his loved ones by his side. He was born Apr. 14, 1924 in Santo Stefano, Sicily, Italy, and came to the United States as a child. He was a WWII Veteran - Air Force. He was preceded in death by his parents, Benardo Cannella and Maria G. Leto Barone, and brother Vincent Cannella. He is survived by his beloved family who all adored him: wife of 60 yrs., Mary Greco Cannella; daughter, Rosemarie C. Brenneman (David); sons, Thomas B. Cannella and Robert A. Cannella; grandchildren, Erinn Vila (Rick), Ryan Brenneman, Roberto Cannella; great-grandsons Ricky and Sam Vila; sister-in-law, Domenica Accomando; nephews, Frank and John Accomando; his extended family and friends in Tampa and many more beloved family members in Santo Stefano.

A Memorial Service will be held later on Tom's birthday, Sunday, Apr., 14th, 2013 at Blount & Curry Funeral Home Terrace Oaks Chapel. Family visitation will be at 3:00, and the service will begin at 4:00. Please reserve the date to join us for a celebration of his life.