April 12, 1928 - December 27, 2010

New Hampton, NY

Julius Tomaszewski of New Hampton, NY, a retired produce farmer, entered into rest on Monday, December 27, 2010 at home with his loving family by his side. He was 82.

The son of the late John and Matilda Antonowski Tomaszewski, he was born on April 12, 1928 in New Hampton, NY.

He was an Honorary member of the Slate Hill Fire Company, a member of St. Stanislaus Church, Pine Island, past member of the Benevolent Protection Order of the Elks #1097, Middletown and the Orange County Farm Bureau.

Survivors include his loving wife of 58 years, Mary Tomaszewski at home; son, Thomas Tomaszewski and wife, Cathy; daughter, Mary Ann Tomaszewski of Otisville; daughter, Barbara Ford and husband, Robert of Westtown; son, John Tomaszewski; son, Frank Tomaszewski of Chester; daughter, Cathy Conklin and Tom of New Hampton; daughter, Patricia and Scott Jansen of Florida; daughter, Susan Harris and husband, Dale of New Hampton; 16 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by three brothers: Casimir, Zigmund and Anthony Tomaszewski.

Visitation will be held from 3-7 p.m. on Thursday, December 30 at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 690 County Route #1, Pine Island, NY. Funeral Services will be held 10 a.m. Friday, December 31, at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Pine Island.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of T.S. Purta Funeral Home. To send a condolence onlien, or for directions please go to www.purtafuneralhome.com